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Tajikistan

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

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Orthodox Church in Bokhtar. (Photo: IWPR Central Asia)
7 Jun 18
Christians say that their cemeteries are being stripped bare by thieves.
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.
President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev (left) with Emomali Rakhmon, Tajik President. (Photo: Press service of President of Republic of Tajikistan)
13 Mar 18
Trip is latest in leader’s efforts to improve a range of regional relations.
Ismoil Somoni monument in Dushanbe. (Photo: Roman Buryak/IWPR)
11 Sep 17
Lavish ceremonies to mark major life events will now be curtailed by law.
Ilkhom Narziev. (Photo courtesy of: I. Narziev)
Interview
28 Jul 17
The power vacuum in the neighbouring state has Tajik analysts worried.
Up to a quarter of the Tajik population are labour migrants, almost all men. Women back in Tajikistan are left to take care of their families. (Photo: Adil Nurmakov/Flickr)
30 Mar 17
Many men find new partners while working abroad, leaving families at home without support.
Tajik media landscape is losing its diversity due to financial difficulties, political pressure and brain drain. (Photo: Radio Ozodi, RFE/RL Tajik Service)
3 Feb 17
A combination of state pressure and lack of jobs is weakening the country's journalism sector.
Kyrgyz investigative reporters, winners of IWPR competition in Bishkek. (Photo: IWPR)
16 Dec 16
Award-winners have published a range of groundbreaking stories.
Agroinvestbonk clients queue to withdraw cash outside the bank's Dushanbe headquarters. (Photo: Jamila Majidova/IWPR)
14 Dec 16
Officials blame falling remittances but have failed to implement serious reforms.

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