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Central Asia

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

Global Voices

18 Sep 19
With no legal provision for self-defence as a mitigating factor, women who kill their relatives are almost always found guilty.
12 Aug 19
Although official figures show that the private sector is thriving, business owners tell a different story.
(Photo: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)
12 Aug 19
Activists say that public awareness of humane treatment is growing.
Almazbek Atambaev in Koi Tash. (Photo: AKIpress)
11 Aug 19
Experts say arrest only marks a temporary truce in an ongoing power struggle.
A madrasa in Kyrgyzstan. (Photo: muftiyat.kg)
23 Jul 19
Draft regulations aims to increase oversight and introduce practical skills into curricula.
Kazakstan's Borovoye health resort. (Photo: IWPR)
18 Jul 19
Experts say that the government is failing to develop what could be a rich and profitable sector.
IWPR's second School of Analytic Journalism for its CABAR.asia platform. (Photo: IWPR/CABAR.asia)
Project Highlight
11 Jul 19
Central Asian journalists learn new skills in cross-regional training.
Young Central Asian analysts and journalists working on their articles at Georgian Sova.news agency. (Photo: IWPR/CABAR)
Project Highlight
2 Jul 19
Learning from shared experiences and gaining new contacts will boost their work back home.
Marius Fossum, Norwegian Helsinki Committee. (Photo courtesy of M. Fossum)
Interview
15 Jun 19
Human rights observer warns that the authorities ignore the demonstrators at their peril.
Day-to-day civility conceals underlying mistrust between ethnic communities in southern Kyrgyzstan. Here, the central market in Osh, June 2011. (Photo: Pavel Gromsky)
Interview
13 Jun 19
Language and education could be key to improving relations.

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