IWPR activities in Central Asia

Experts Call to Form a Strong School of Sinology in Kyrgyzstan

cabar.asia 15.02.19

The exploration of China in Kyrgyzstan is limited to language and pop culture. But it is not enough to protect the national interests of the republic.



Experts in Dushanbe Discussed the Prospects of Tajik School of Sinology Development

cabar.asia 08.02.19

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.


IWPR Expert Meeting: Complex Measures Need to Be Taken to Reduce GBAO Social Tension

cabar.asia 18.12.18

IWPR Tajikistan hosted online conference “Situation in Gorno-Badakhshan: External Perspective”. The leading experts of analytical and research centers of Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan, political scientists and journalists discussed the situation in Tajik Badakhshan and suggested their vision of the possible solutions to existing problems. (more…)

IWPR Launches cabar.asia Media School

cabar.asia 04.12.18

The cabar.asia media school will let experts and journalists take part in on-going training through a series of video lessons and trainings from professionals. (more…)

Regional Meeting of Participants of cabar.asia School of Analytics Held in Dushanbe

Young analysts and journalists from Kazakstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan have discussed challenges and trends in their countries in 2019 at a three-day meeting, held a regional meeting on the quality of analytics and water and energy issues in the region, and also have improved their skills of writing analytic materials and visualisation.


“Knocking on Heaven’s Door”: Experts and Officials Need Closer Dialogue

Analysts and experts from the four Central Asian states have discussed the quality of expert materials and mechanisms of their implementation in the cabar.asia discussion club.


Download: Central Asian Experts Potential to Influence Decision Making: cabar.asia Discussion.pdf 


Kyrgyzstan: How to Secure a Fair Pension?

The analytical portal cabar.asia has organised a round-table discussion with representatives of Social Fund, non-governmental pension fund and experts at the IWPR’s office in Bishkek.

IWPR Tajikistan organized expert meeting, revealed the problems of Tajik media

cabar.asia 22.11.18

On November 21, IWPR Tajikistan organized an expert meeting on the topic of status of media in the country.

Partnership Media Conference 2018 in Kyrgyzstan: How can we ensure safety of journalists

cabar.asia 05.11.18

On November 2, 2018 the first partnership media conference dedicated to the Day of Information and Press was held in Bishkek; the media forum was dedicated to “Security”. (more…)

IWPR Presents Studies on Media and Civil Society Issues in Central Asia

cabar.asia 26.10.18

Experts emphasise the need for close cooperation between media and non-governmental sector for effective resolution of social problems.