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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

1 Sep 18
Efforts are underway to identify and repatriate dozens of youngsters.
16 Aug 18
Although people are friendly, there are few job opportunities.
Participants from four Central Asia countries Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Kazakstan. (Photo: CABAR/IWPR)
Project Highlight
8 Aug 18
Twenty specialists took part in classes run by regional and international trainers.
2 Aug 18
Minority are recognised by the state but face discrimination from ordinary citizens.
Kazakstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev (L) shakes hand with Chinese President Xi Jinping during a signing ceremony on June 7, 2018, Beijing, China. (Photo: Greg Baker-Pool/Getty Images)
1 Aug 18
Ever-tighter links appear to be alarming some ordinary citizens.
Group photo of CABAR School trainees. (Photo: CABAR)
Project Highlight
6 Jul 18
Ten-day course equips young journalists with specialist tools.
Orthodox Church in Bokhtar. (Photo: IWPR Central Asia)
7 Jun 18
Christians say that their cemeteries are being stripped bare by thieves.
Police detain an opposition activist during recent protests in Kazakstan. (Photo: Inga Imanbay)
24 May 18
The authorities appear to be weighing their response as to how best reign in dissent.
IWPR event held in Bishkek. (Photo: IWPR)
Project Highlight
11 May 18
Nepotism and ethnic bias are hampering innovation.
20 Apr 18
Young women turn to desperate measures to escape domestic abuse.

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