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Two women stand outside a store in Sukhum (also known as Sukhumi). (Photo: Anaid Gogoryan)
21 May 20
Quick action may have saved territory from being harder hit by the virus.
Santa Clara, central Cuba. (Photo: Laura Rodríguez Fuentes)
20 May 20
Difficulty accessing basic supplies has made it hard to institute social distancing and lockdown measures.
President Ilham Aliyev at a recent video conference given on the current plan for the country. (Photo: Azeri Government website)
10 May 20
One-off payment was supposed to ease conditions during the lockdown period.
Panorama of war scarred Sarajevo taken in 1996, just after the siege ended. (Photo: Quasimodogeniti/Wikimedia)
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14 Apr 20
Physical contact and strong social bonds got us through the war. Nothing could prepare us for social distancing.
Georgian migrants stand outside the building where they are living as they await their chance to return home. (Photo: M. Chodownik)
14 Apr 20
Thousands working in Poland suddenly find themselves without jobs and homeless.
Graffiti in central London. (Photo: Duncan Cumming/Flickr)
6 Apr 20
The need for factual and fair reporting is more important than ever.
Participants of the National Forum in Tajikistan, dedicated to women entrepreneurship in the country. (Photo courtesy of AsiaPlus news agency)
International Women's Day 2020
8 Mar 20
Numbers of female entrepreneurs are growing, despite still facing challenges.
Rana Abdulrazaq, an activist from Kirkuk, northern Iraq. (Photo: IWPR)
International Women's Day 2020
8 Mar 20
One blogger’s mission to convince Iraqi women to follow their dreams.
Istabraq Sabah Al-Zubaidi, one of IWPR's female champions. (Photo: IWPR)
International Women's Day 2020
8 Mar 20
Reaching out to inspire women and help shape public opinion.
Rano is a seamstress by trade, but now works at a café in Tashkent. She said she has a guaranteed wage and likes her work. Rano is officially registered at work, which guarantees her an above minimum pension. (Photo: IWPR)
International Women's Day 2020
8 Mar 20
A market provides a microcosm of part-time, seasonal or informal employment.

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