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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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19 Dec 13
Activists note slight but insignificant dip in numbers compared with 2012.
5 Dec 13
As authorities warn of clampdown, traders say business should carry on as usual, eased by a bit of bribery.
22 Nov 13
Locals caught in the middle when gangs clash.
A shop in Cuba. (Photo: Marcel601/Flickr)
8 Nov 13
Home-made beauty products and soft drinks cost less than originals, but who knows what goes into them?
Yoani Sánchez at the October 2013 meeting of the Inter-American Press Association. (Photo:  Yaremis Flores)
6 Nov 13
Arbitrary detentions have increased in recent months.
5 Nov 13
Ingredients often sold on the black market, leaving customers with poor-quality bread.
A ten-peso note. (Photo: David Sasaki/Flickr)
5 Nov 13
Change means people will be allowed to buy any goods on sale without making them any more affordable.
1 Nov 13
Security services disrupt processions in Matanzas province for more than three months.
30 Oct 13
New policy includes pay rises for local players and freedom to take up foreign contracts.
15 Oct 13
Paramedics sacked after reporting corruption and mismanagement in the ambulance service.