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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.
Iraqi activists distribute donation over poor families in Akour area in Anbar province. (Photo: IWPR)
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6 Apr 20
The crisis has brought a rare degree of cooperation and comradeship.
Farid Guliyev is a postdoctoral fellow at Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany. (Photo courtesy of F. Guliyev)
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22 Jan 20
There is a simple but fundamental skills gap that is not being addressed.
Protestor waving the Egyptian Flag during the protests in Tahrir Square, Cairo, 2011. (Photo: Jonathan Rashad/Flickr)
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9 Dec 19
The media must learn to interpret the evolving digital dialectic of global unrest.
Iraqi protesters gather at Tahrir square during ongoing anti-government demonstrations in the capital Baghdad on October 31, 2019. (Photo: Ahmad Al-Rubaye/AFP via Getty Images)
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7 Nov 19
A new generation is standing up for what they believe in - and they refuse to be intimidated.
Ghia Nodia, a professor of political science in Georgia's Ilia State University. (Photo courtesy of G. Nodia)
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26 Jul 19
Even in developing democracies, political institutions remain vulnerable to capture by the super-rich.
Azerbaijani journalist and IWPR contributor Afgan Mukhtarli was kidnapped in Georgia’s capital Tbilisi on May 29, 2017.
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5 Jun 19
Azerbaijan and Georgia need to answer urgent questions about reporter’s kidnapping and imprisonment.
A view of the area for the UEFA Europa League Final 2019 fan festival, Baku. (Photo: Thomas Eisenhuth/Getty Images)
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26 May 19
The costs of Azerbaijan putting its name on the map are high, but the benefits are not clear.
Mihail Sirkeli, editor in chief of online publication Nokta, based in Gagauzia, Moldova. (Photo courtesy of Mihail Sirkeli)
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25 Apr 19
Better representation could have far-reaching effects for the whole country.
Police clash with women marching on the International Women’s Day in Baku. (Photo: AzadliqRadiosu)
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28 Mar 19
State repression means that something as simple as a call for gender equality cannot be tolerated.

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