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Nazarbaev's former press-secretary and head of Kazak Journalists Union Seitkazy Mataev​ sentenced in Almaty. (Photo: Kazis Toguzbaev, RFE/RL)
17 Oct 16
Latest case highlights growing dangers to country's media scene.
Women’s photojournalism course in Farah City, Afghanistan. (U.S. Navy photo by HMC Josh Ives/Flickr)
16 Aug 16
Women are being prevented from pursuing careers in journalism.
The late Rasim Aliyev. (Photo: Fargana Novruzova)
9 Jun 16
Activists warn that government demonisation has created a culture of impunity.
Mina Habib. (Photo: IWPR)
3 May 16
Journalist defies danger and prejudice to seek out stories.
Lázaro Yuri Valle Roca (center) was detained by the regime. (Photo: Ernesto García)
25 Mar 16
Local reporters complain of efforts to silence them.
13 Mar 16
Speakers say that public trust can only be won through a higher degree of professionalism.
30 Nov 15
Thousands attend unregistered madrassas where the government has no control.
Afghan High Peace Council staff at an IWPR training event in Kabul. (Photo: IWPR)
30 Nov 15
Workshop focuses on teaching better ways to communicate with the public.
IWPR debate in Faryab province, November 2015. (Photo: IWPR)
30 Nov 15
Events encourage young people to take part in the political process.
28 Nov 15
Mothers may face ridicule and mistreatment if they have daughters rather than sons.