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

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Header for the IWPR Radio Podcasts “Refugee News” and “Behind the Headlines” run by young reporters from conflict-affected regions of Georgia and students of media schools in Tbilisi. (Photo: IWPR Georgia)
31 Oct 17
Regional stations continue to play a key role addressing local issues and reaching community audiences.
A protester in front of government buildings in Tbilisi, imitating the abduction of Afgan Mukhtarli, reportedly pushed into a car by unknown persons and a bag placed over his head. (Photo: Lib Center)
1 Jun 17
Investigative reporter forcibly returned to unknown fate at hands of security services.
March 29, 2017 event held by IWPR, the Public Journalism Club (PJC) and the Media Centre. (Photo: IWPR)
12 Apr 17
Diplomatic efforts have stalled with little progress in sight.
A workshop with Georgian, Ossetian and Abkhaz activists and journalists in Istanbul. (Photo: IWPR Caucasus)
2017 Women's Day
8 Mar 17
Platform helps activists and writers from conflict regions come together.
Gvantsa Doluashvili, Winner of 2016 EUMM Prize for Peace Journalism. (Photo: IWPR Georgia)
16 Feb 17
In its fourth year, competition identifies outstanding submissions on conflict-related issues.
FGM is practised in three villages of the Kvareli district of Georgia – Tivi, Saruso and Chantliskure. (Photo: Aida Mirmaksumova)
2 Feb 17
State takes immediate action to outlaw practice and raise public awareness.
CSTO session in Yerevan, Armenia, October 14, 2016. (Photo: Photolure)
7 Nov 16
Member states failed to appoint an Armenian as the bloc’s new general secretary.
A woman from Tivi village praying. (Photo: Aida Mirmaksumova)
4 Nov 16
Authorities say they were unaware that minority group was carrying out the procedure.
Activists of the PINK Armenia NGO raised the LGBT flag in the centre of Yerevan on the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. May, 2015. (Photo: Pink Armenia NGO)
24 Oct 16
Widespread prejudice in Armenia leaves few LGBT-friendly public spaces.
Artur Sakunts (left) and Hranush Kharatyan, IWPR's event on Police Action during Peaceful Assemblies. (Photo: IWPR Armenia)
20 Oct 16
Social and national affairs debated at summer series of round tables.

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Moslawi traditional band playing music from the 19th century. (Photo: IWPR)
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Hugely popular event highlights city’s rehabilitation and recovery.