Tajikistan intends to liquidate in the country extreme poverty until 2030 and to double the share of middle class. Nevertheless, many analysts call such forecast scenario, rather desirable, than realistic. More details in the material IWPR.
Radio of bureau / Tajikistan
The followers of the banned Salafi movement in the country – a fundamentalist trend of Islam in favor of a return to first principles and teachings of Islam and reject the introduction to Islam elements of other religions and philosophies.
About two million schoolchildren in Tajikistan have sat down at school desks this year. Parents obligated to buy a school uniform for the children only of national production. Moreover, they release a single form directly at schools.
More than 60 thousand people will participate in a parade in honor of the 25th anniversary of independence of Tajikistan, on September 9 in Dushanbe.
This fall Tajikistan is going to approve the national concept of fight against violent extremism until 2020. At the basis of the document are four provisions. The first point assumes informational work among young people.
It is the third year, that the entrance exams to the universities of Tajikistan held in the National testing center. Ensuring transparency of holding examinations, and elimination of corruption were the main condition of creation of the center in 2013.
Human rights activists in Tajikistan urge the authorities to prevent tortures concerning detainees. Law enforcement officers commonly resort to variety forms of cruel-treatment. Violence over women remains a serious problem.
Hundreds of men from Khatlon Region of Tajikistan are in labor migration. Many had had difficulties, they have no necessary documents to get a job, therefore, they cannot send money to their families yet.
One of the most urgent problems for people with disabilities in Tajikistan is the physical accessibility to the city’s objects. Physical barriers often do not allow them to visit public institutions.
Tajikistan seeks to close the last page of the nuclear history. The new projects started, aimed at creation of safe living conditions in areas that affected by the Soviet atomic program.