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Kazakstan

Journalists trained by IWPR produce news, analysis, and comment pieces on the issues that affect their countries and communities.

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Comment
18 Oct 11
Calls for greater use of national language are really conduit for broader sense of dissatisfaction.
Oil-sector workers in Janaozen continue their sit-in. (Photo: Artur Nigmetov)
IWPR Postcard
29 Sep 11
Four months after industrial action began, tensions still run high in Janaozen.
28 Sep 11
More needs to be done to ensure government agencies work together to enforce legislation.
Policemen attend the funeral of one of the officers killed during a massive security sweep to track down members of an armed group. (Photo: Alima Abdirova)
16 Sep 11
IWPR reporting on violence in Kazakstan adds facts and nuances to local coverage.
8 Sep 11
IWPR reporting on violence in Kazakstan adds facts and nuances to local coverage.
A protester holds up pictures of union lawyer Natalia Sokolova and trade unionist Akjanat Aminov, both convicted after taking part in strikes. (Photo: Ayman Kurmanov)
Comment
28 Aug 11
Recent trials of labour activists unlikely to deter further protests but certain to increase resentment.

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Moslawi traditional band playing music from the 19th century. (Photo: IWPR)
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Hugely popular event highlights city’s rehabilitation and recovery.