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There is a simple but fundamental skills gap that is not being addressed.
Participants hope to boost political involvement and awareness.
With a large grey economy and poorly observed labour laws, Azerbaijanis who lose their jobs have little support.
Female reporters routinely intimidated by blackmail, sexual assault and harassment.
Azerbaijan and Georgia need to answer urgent questions about reporter’s kidnapping and imprisonment.
9 Jul 14
Officially, refugees still count as living in areas they fled 20 years ago.
4 Jul 14
Once seen as an instrument of Turkish soft power, the educational programme has fallen foul of a battle between Prime Minister Erdoğan and influential preacher Fethullah Gülen.
4 Jul 14
Just meeting face to face offers opportunities to engage in considered discussion and to listen to the other side.
1 Jul 14
Commentators say number of incidents is rising compared with previous years.
23 Jun 14
Government currently presiding over human-right-friendly Council of Europe’s cabinet.
11 Jun 14
Anar Mammadli's group said election giving president 85 per cent win could not count as "free and democratic”.
6 Jun 14
Territories around Karabakh not “occupied”, but a consequence of war, Armenian legislator insists.
5 Jun 14
Matanat Azizova seen as latest casualty in campaign against dissenting voices.
29 May 14
Residents were happy to get a new road linking them with the rest of Azerbaijan, but they lost their water supply in the process.
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