IWPR activities in Central Asia

IWPR Kyrgyzstan: More than 50 journalists from all over Kyrgyzstan have participated in the training on international standards of journalism

CABAR.asia 29.04.15
The IWPR has completed a series of trainings “International standards of journalism: coverage of human rights issues”, held in Bishkek, Osh and Karakol. (more…)

IWPR Kyrgyzstan: We should not flirt but work with the Muslim electorate in Kyrgyzstan

CABAR.asia 24.04.15
Instead of using the Islamic factor in short-term political interests, it is necessary to have a dialogue with Muslims and prove the effectiveness of a secular form of government, otherwise they would become even more convinced of the need for a theocratic form of government and make a third Islamic revolution, according to experts at a IWPR round table «The role of the Islamic factor in the upcoming parliamentary elections”.
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National competition for the best journalistic investigation in Human Rights

CABAR.asia 20.04.15
The Representative Office of the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) in Kyrgyzstan in partnership with the Institute of the Ombudsman (Akyikatchy) of the Kyrgyz Republic, in the framework of the project “Creating a culture of investigative journalism to promote democratic reform: linking human rights organizations, public institutions and the media” funded by the European Union and the Government of Norway, announces a national competition for the best journalistic investigation in the field of human rights.

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IWPR Kyrgyzstan: Training on “International standards of journalism” in Karakol

CABAR.asia 17.04.15

The Representative Office of the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) in Kyrgyzstan organized a two-day training on “International standards of journalism: coverage of human rights issues” for journalists in Issyk-Kul and Naryn oblasts.
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IWPR vacancy: English-Language Regional Editor, Central Asia

CABAR.asia 01.04.15

IWPR is seeking an editor to commission and generate English-language copy and multimedia outputs for our Central Asia programme. The post requires native English and fluency in Russian, although we will also consider candidates with native-level Russian and fluent English writing skills. (more…)

IWPR conducted training on communications for journalists and human rights activists in all regions of Kyrgyzstan

CABAR.asia 23.03.15

Representative Office of the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) in the Kyrgyz Republic held a series of two-day trainings on “NGO and the Media: development of effective strategies to attract society to discuss critical issues in the field of human rights” for journalists and human rights activists, employees of non-governmental organizations in Osh , Jalal-Abad, Batken and Naryn, Karakol and Bishkek (including participants from Chu and Talas oblasts). (more…)

IWPR Kyrgyzstan conducted training on communications for journalists and human rights activists in Naryn and Karakol

CABAR.asia 18.03.15

The office of the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) in Kyrgyzstan held a two-day training “Interaction between NGOs and the media: development of effective strategies to attract society to discuss critical issues in the field of human rights”” for journalists, human rights activists and non-governmental organizations in Naryn and Issyk-Kul oblasts. (more…)

IWPR Kyrgyzstan conducted training on communications for journalists and human rights activists in Bishkek

CABAR.asia 10.03.15

The Office of the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) in Kyrgyzstan held a two-day training on “NGO and the Media: development of effective strategies to attract society to discuss critical issues in the field of human rights” for journalists and human rights defenders, non-governmental organizations in Bishkek and Chui region.
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IWPR Kyrgyzstan conducted training on analytical radio journalism for reporters in Kyrgyzstan

CABAR.asia 02.03.15

Representative Office of the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) in Kyrgyzstan organized a training seminar on “Production of analytical radio toolkit” for journalists in Bishkek and regional media. (more…)

IWPR Kyrgyzstan conducted trainings for journalists and human rights activists in the cities of Osh and Jalal-abad

CABAR.asia 27.02.15

Representative Office of the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) in the Kyrgyz Republic conducted two-day trainings “Interaction between NGOs and the media: development of effective strategies to involve society in the discussion of critical issues in the field of human rights” for journalists and human rights activists, employees of non-governmental organizations in Osh and Jalal-Abad regions. (more…)