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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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26 May 20
Panel event will focus on the pandemic’s effect on regional cooperation with Russia, debt and aid distribution.
(Photo: Freepik)
13 May 20
The authorities have struggled to maintain trust in their narratives over the pandemic.
10 May 20
Activists call for government to take further action during crisis period.
Chinese Chinese President Xi Jinping attends the opening ceremony of the Belt and Road Forum on May 14, 2017 in Beijing, China. (Photo: Thomas Peter - Pool/Getty Images)
Project Highlight
27 Apr 20
Online event looks at how pandemic will affect future economic interests in the region.
24 Apr 20
Those in the front line of the fight against coronavirus say that they are not being properly protected.
Opening of a new hospital in Turkmenabat city in July 2018. (Photo: turkmenistan.gov.tm)
17 Apr 20
The regime insists the country is virus-free, but experts warn of an impending crisis.
(Photo: Freepik)
14 Apr 20
Reporters face government smokescreens, nationwide closures and “insane” stress levels.
Tajikistan received humanitarian aid from China. (Photo: khovar.tj)
1 Apr 20
Unlike elsewhere in the world, the authorities have not imposed a quarantine or restricted public events.
Central Asian migrants in Russia. (Photo: CABAR/IWPR)
30 Mar 20
Russia’s economic woes will have a major knock-on effect in the region.
Security council session in Kyrgyzstan on coronavirus. (Photo: Kyrgyz President's press service)
29 Mar 20
Parts of the region appear in denial, while elsewhere governments request emergency relief.

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