IWPR activities in Central Asia

IWPR Is Looking for Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

cabar.asia 22.01.20

To monitor and evaluate the project “Development of New Media and Digital Journalism”, the IWPR regional office in Central Asia is looking for country M&E specialists (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Tajikistan).


IWPR and CABAR.asia Media School Publish Research of Online News Consumption

cabar.asia 21.01.20

The research was part of the Development of New Media and Digital Journalism in Central Asia Project funded by the Government of the United Kingdom with the purpose to find out how people read, watch and listen to the news on the internet. (more…)

The Methods of Countering Extremism on the Internet Discussed in Dushanbe

cabar.asia 24.12.19

On December 12-13, IWPR Tajikistan together with the Committee of Religion, Regulation of Traditions, Celebrations and Ceremonies under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan and The Public Fund Civil Internet Policy Initiative (CIPI) Tajikistan held the Third Regional Forum on Preventing Violent Extremism in Digital Dimensions.


Dushanbe Interfaith Festival “Tajikistan – Our Home”

cabar.asia 19.12.19

Tajik tyubeteykas (skullcaps) of all colors and styles and Kyrgyz caps, Christian priests’ hats and turbans, colorfully embroidered national and European dresses: everything here was festive, colorful and organic. The first Interfaith Festival “Tajikistan – Our Home” was held in Dushanbe. (more…)

The Confest “Listen to the ones who is close” was held in Bishkek

cabar.asia 17.12.19

If last year the meeting of the Interfaith Council of Kyrgyzstan was more official and formal, this year the event was held in a more interactive and lively format.


IWPR and CABAR.asia Held Expert Forum on Central Asia

cabar.asia 11.12.19

Young and experienced experts from the four regional countries discussed the present and future of the expert community, potentials of cooperation at the regional level. (more…)

China’s Debtbook Diplomacy: Experts Discussed Beijing’s Role in Central Asia

cabar.asia 12.11.19

Tajikistan, due to the growth of the debt to China, is among the eight most vulnerable countries, according to an expert from the United States. Tajik analysts believe that this tendency poses a threat to the country’s security and even to its territorial integrity.

IWPR: Three-day MisInfoQuest Ends in Nur-Sultan

cabar.asia 01.11.19

Teams of journalists, students and teachers worked together on projects to reveal methods of manipulation in media, fakes in texts, photos and videos for three days.


IWPR Trained GBAO Religious Leaders on Media Literacy

cabar.asia 10.10.19

More than 80 religious leaders completed trainings conducted by IWPR in partnership with the Committee of Religion, Regulation of National Traditions, Celebrations and Ceremonies under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan, in three districts of the GBAO: Darvoz, Vanj Districts and in the city of Khorog, from the 1st to 5th of October.

IWPR and CABAR.asia Present Publication “Sinology Schools in Central Asia”

cabar.asia 03.10.19

The publication “Sinology Schools in Central Asia: Problems and Prospects” was developed by the IWPR Representative Office in Central Asia together with analysts of the regional analytical platform CABAR.asia.