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Peaceful gathering in Almaty of local feminist activists. (Photo: IWPR/CABAR)
12 Nov 19
Women who fight back often end up serving stiff prison sentences.
A member of audience going through the report. (Photo: CABAR/IWPR)
Project Highlight
2 Oct 19
Ground-breaking IWPR research shows how access to information is changing.
A Kazak child plays outside of the frame of a yurt. (Photo: China Photos/Getty Images)
26 Sep 19
More than 1,000 families returned to Kazakstan in the first six months of this year.
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.
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.
President of Kazakstan Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev. (Photo: President's Press Service)
11 Jun 19
The authorities may not be able to ignore mass rallies which greeted presidential vote.
It’s important for Nazarbayev to keep Tokayev committed to his political legacy. (Photo: akorda.kz)
Comment
27 Mar 19
A surprise transition which may have been planned for a long time.
Nazarbayev and Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev during the handover ceremony (Photo: akorda.kz)
Interview
21 Mar 19
How will Kazakstan’s leader be remembered for his 30 years in power?
Nursultan Nazarbaev during his TV address announcing his resignation. (Photo: Kazak president's press service website)
20 Mar 19
The veteran leader is in no rush to give up real authority.
Kyrgyz activists protest against camps in China in front of the UN House in Bishkek. (Photo: RFE RL Kyrgyz service)
22 Jan 19
Mass release of detainees stirs hopes that international criticism may be working.

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