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IWPR holds regular trainings for students and journalists from across Central Asia, with their materials published in Russian and national languages on the analytical platform CABAR.asia and in English for international readers on iwpr.net . Articles by IWPR reporters cover current events andsignificant trends that affect the lives of people in the whole Central Asian region.

The sector exists simply to idolise the president and serve the ruling class. (more…)

The regime insists the country is virus-free, but experts warn of an impending crisis. (more…)

The quarantine and economic recession in Russia can become a time bomb for Central Asia, according to experts.

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01.04.20
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Turkmenistan is now in vital need of extra resources, but according to experts it will be hard to get them. 
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Brussels places priority of security and peaceful Afghanistan as part of the new strategy of the European Union on interaction with the region.
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02.07.19
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The countries of Central Asia and South Caucasus don’t count on each other in terms of tourism and are pursuing a more aggressive campaign promoting their countries in non-CIS countries.
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An avalanche of vaccine refusals, and consequently the measles outbreak in Central Asia is only a part of a global trend observed by doctors and researchers across the globe. According to the estimates of WHO experts, in 2018 the number of diseases caused by vaccine refusals increased by 30 per cent. This led to the death of over 100 thousand people, the majority of which were unvaccinated children.
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By 2025, five out of six Turkic-speaking countries will be using Latin alphabet. It’s the year when Kazakhstan will switch from Cyrillic to Latin alphabet.
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What has changed in Central Asian states since 2009?
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23.01.19
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Grand architecture aims to reinforce national identity, but the human reality is different. The Turkmen capital Ashgabat stretches out in an expanse of opulent white marble palaces, government buildings, golden domes and carefully manicured parks.

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07.07.16
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IWPR activities in Central Asia

CABAR.asia Online Events Digest_2020

In 2020, the coronavirus challenged journalists. Fake information and outright lies about COVID-19 were spreading as fast as the virus itself. Nevertheless, the professional media around the..

CABAR.asia 19.01.21
IWPR and Chatham House Organized a Joint Online Event “Kazakhstan’s First Parliamentary Elections in the Post-Nazarbayev Era”

On December 10, 2020, The Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) in Central Asia, CABAR.asia analytical platform, and Chatham House’s Russia and Eurasia Programme organized a virtual r..

CABAR.asia 17.12.20
CABAR.asia Online Events Digest_November

"Climate change" or "climate crisis"? How can the discussion of existing problems help in understanding their importance, urgency, and scale, or urge to immediate action? At such moments, jo..

CABAR.asia 10.12.20