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Uzbekistan

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

Global Voices

31 Jan 14
Row sheds light on hidden power struggles as presidential election approaches.
30 Jan 14
Human rights groups act on behalf of frightened victims.
27 Jan 14
Activists put their own safety at risk by helping others.
5 Dec 13
Rights groups say “corrective labour” is becoming routine for short sentences as well as long ones.
30 Nov 13
Shuhrat Ghaniev says EU could be useful “moderator” between authorities and NGOs.
Cotton harvest in Uzbekistan, autumn 2013. (Photo: IWPR)
1 Nov 13
Young children no longer seen, but older pupils still press-ganged for arduous autumn harvest.
Khiva, a well-preserved walled town in northwest Uzbekistan. (Photo: Nargiza Ryskulova)
Comment
15 Oct 13
Visitors feel weight of state surveillance.
Sergei Naumov. (Photo: IWPR)
3 Oct 13
He was freed from a police detention centre where staff had claimed they had no record of him.
Sergei Naumov. (Photo: IWPR)
1 Oct 13
As international rights groups raise the alarm, people in Uzbekistan share their concerns on social networking sites.
Sergei Naumov. (Photo: IWPR)
Interview
27 Sep 13
As uniformed police shrug their shoulders, human rights defender says Sergei Naumov may have been seized by secret service.

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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.