IWPR activities in Central Asia
On April 8, 2019, IWPR Tajikistan hosted an expert meeting “Introduction of the Insurance System in Healthcare of Tajikistan”. Experts, representatives of public and private organizations, independent analysts and journalists discussed the observed problems in the healthcare system of Tajikistan, the prospects for the introduction of the insurance system and offered their recommendations.
IWPR Central Asia within the ‘Development of new media and digital journalism in Central Asia’ project announces a tender to conduct a research of news consumption patterns across new media in four Central Asian countries – Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan.
IWPR Kyrgyzstan will select 4 partners in each of the countries among the research organizations, academic institutions and independent researchers.
All interested parties should submit to firstname.lastname@example.org till April 12, GMT +6 .
- Work plan for ensuring the quality of data collection, in particular, reaching the necessary general population.
- Profile of organization with/or CVs of key personnel
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For any questions contact by phone: + 996 (312) 313097, 312955 or by email: email@example.com.
Trainings in Kyrgyzstan were held in Jalalabat, Osh and Batken cities, in Kazakhstan – Kyzylorda, Turkestan and Taraz cities.
IWPR Held an Expert Meeting on the Role and Status of the Russian Language in Central Asian Countries
On March 15, 2019, a regional expert meeting “The Role and Status of the Russian Language in Central Asia” was held at the IWPR Office in Tajikistan. Independent experts, employees of state bodies and universities, representatives of research centers, political scientists and journalists discussed the status of the Russian language in the region, its place in the linguistic landscape of Central Asian countries, and offered their vision and suggestions for the future fruitful coexistence of Russian and national languages of Central Asian countries.
On February 27, 2019, the IWPR Representative Office in Central Asia, analytical platform CABAR.asia and Center for Chinese Studies “China Center” in Almaty organized a round table on the topic “Sinology in Kazakhstan: the current state and prospects”.
We are looking for the Project Coordinator in Dushanbe to manage the IWPR Central Asia project on New Media Development and Thinking in Central Asia.
We are looking for the Project Coordinator in Bishkek to manage the IWPR Central Asia project on New Media Development and Thinking in Central Asia.
IWPR conducted trainings for Central Asian reporters on conflict-sensitive journalism focused on religions
After the training, journalists will be writing their materials for their media and analytical platform CABAR.asia (more…)
On January 31, 2019, IWPR Tajikistan hosted an expert meeting “Sinology in Tajikistan: Who Should Study It and Why?”. The experts, representatives of analytical centers, young political scientists and journalists discussed the status and problems of sinology in Tajikistan and made a list of recommendation for development of this field of Tajik science.