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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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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.
24 Oct 16
Widespread prejudice in Armenia leaves few LGBT-friendly public spaces.
IWPR Tajik Radio editor Shahodat Soibnazarova (left) and IWPR contributor Davlater Baidullo discussing a story. (Photo: IWPR)
20 Oct 16
Action finally taken following radio story on their decades-long wait.
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.
Three-year-old Arzu Gurbanli died after surgery. (Photo courtesy of Gurbanli family)
19 Oct 16
Despite significant improvements, many people feel they are not getting the best treatment.
Nazarbaev's former press-secretary and head of Kazak Journalists Union Seitkazy Mataev​ sentenced in Almaty. (Photo: Kazis Toguzbaev, RFE/RL)
17 Oct 16
Latest case highlights growing dangers to country's media scene.
The conference, co-organised by IWPR in late September, provided a platform for the exchange of opinions. (Photo: IWPR)
14 Oct 16
Event highlights ways to understand growing role of religion in largely secular state.
Thousands of supporters of the United National Movement (UNM), Georgia´s largest opposition party, rallied in Tbilisi on October 5, three days before the parliamentary elections. (Photo: UNM)
7 Oct 16
Landmark vote comes four years after the country’s first peaceful transfer of power following independence.
Pope Francis after the Holy Mass met with Georgian president Giorgi Mrgvelashvili, who attended the event with other government officials. (Photo: Tako Svanidze)
6 Oct 16
Low turn-out and demonstrations mar landmark trip.
View of Mount Ararat from one of the valley's fish farms. (Photo: Photolure)
5 Oct 16
The short sighted use of resources has caused a widespread drop in strategic freshwater reserves.