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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.

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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.
Uzbek president Shavkat Mirziyoyev. (Photo: Press Service of the Uzbek President)
4 Apr 18
Once-mighty intelligence agency weakened by a serious shake-up.
Svante Cornell, director of the Swedish Institute for Security and Development Policy. (Photo: ISDP)
Interview
22 Mar 18
Region looks at boosting ties, despite Chinese and Russian attempts at dominance.

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