Uzbekistan | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
UzbekistanJournalists trained by IWPR produce news, analysis, and comment pieces on the issues that affect their countries and communities.
A market provides a microcosm of part-time, seasonal or informal employment.
State oppression is combined with indifference from local human rights groups.
The country’s recent parliamentary elections show process of tentative change is real.
Conservative values and censorship means that artists and performers are tightly regulated.
Hopes for hi-tech entrepreneurship as an emerging market.
20 Aug 13
Militant groups could use greater freedom of movement within Afghanistan to target countries to the north, experts say.
14 Jun 13
NATO withdrawal from Afghanistan adds urgency to Russian policymaking, regional expert says.
3 Jun 13
Russia and three Central Asian states are pledging stronger defence cooperation, but Uzbekistan is having none of it.
2 May 13
More than two decades after independence, press freedom remains stifled in Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.
13 Mar 13
Merchants claim customs procedures at Hairatan checkpoint are riddled with corruption and red tape.
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