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21 May 15
Prostitution abroad and "labour enslavement" at home are the commonest forms.
21 May 15
Fewer people are paying in so the pension age is going up.
Arman Sahakyan (right) in court with his lawyer Maro Khachaturyan. (Photo: Nor Serund)
15 May 15
Current laws ban racist and similar remarks, but not verbal attacks on LGBTI people.
Akhaltsikhe is the main town of Samtskhe-Javakheti, a region of Georgia with a substantial Armenian population. (Photo: Maia Ivelashvili)
3 Apr 15
Many hold foreign passports, and recent changes in the law make them feel like strangers in their own land.
17 Feb 15
Limited post-release support makes it hard for offenders to get back on the straight and narrow.
7 Jan 15
Female leaders from seven countries given skills to conceptualise and plan work on political participation and rights.
Firudin Mammadov, deputy head of the Association of Karabakh Veterans. (Photo: Elvin Bayramli)
23 Dec 14
One politician wants the benefits system to be streamlined and better funded.
Nerkin Karmiraghbyur, a village in Armenia’s Tavush region close to the border with Azerbaijan. (Photo: Nazik Armenakyan)
24 Nov 14
People living close to the border with Azerbaijan question government initiative intended to boost business in their areas.
Kenya's Rift Valley. Despite new legislation, resolving disputes over land ownership will pose significant challenges. (Photo: Greg Westfall
/Flickr)
30 Sep 14
Government urged not to politicise or oversimplify deep-rooted problems.
The Ascension Cathedral in Almaty. Built in 1907, the cathedral serves the local Russian Orthodox community, and is made entirely of wood. (Photo: Deonisy Mit)
17 Sep 14
Russians say nationalist sensitivities have been heightened by Moscow’s actions in Ukraine.

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