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Journalists trained by IWPR produce news, analysis, and comment pieces on the issues that affect their countries and communities.

Global Voices

16 Oct 20
Erdogan’s stance broadly backed by both the public and his political opposition.
A Pro-Armenia march in Akhalkalaki, Georgia. (Photo: Kristine Marabyan)
15 Oct 20
Prevented from fighting for Karabakh, diaspora community sends aid and funding.
Cooling towers of Metsamor nuclear power plant, Armenia. (Photo: Adam Jones/Flickr)
14 Oct 20
Safe disposal has become a major challenge for policymakers.
Church in Queen Darejan's palace in the old town of Tbilisi, Georgia. (Photo: Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)
14 Oct 20
Leaders on both sides look to leverage short-term gains in the upcoming polls.
Nikol Pashinyan, prime minster of Armenia and Hassan Rouhani, the president of Iran. (Photo: Armenia PM office)
12 Oct 20
Tehran has a complex game to play as it struggles not to take sides.
Residents shelter in a basement as air raid sirens sound in Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh. (Photo: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
First Person
9 Oct 20
Independent, dissenting Azerbaijani voices have never been so ostracised.
8 Oct 20
Some young people are challenging the narrative of conflict.
Russia has remained largely silent on the renewed conflict in Karabakh. (Photo:
7 Oct 20
Armenia’s strategic ally is keeping quiet – but may be playing a longer game.
A fire burns in a hardware store after a rocket attack caused the building to catch fire on October 3, 2020 in Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh. (Photo: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
6 Oct 20
Fears of rising casualties as crisis continues.
1 Oct 20
How the arrogance of a ruling elite, determined to retain power, triggered public rage.