Events of bureau / Kyrgyzstan

A Perspective from The Region: Experts Met in Nur-Sultan to Discuss the Cooperation of Central Asian Countries with China 19.12.19

The regional office of the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) and the analytical platform, together with the Kazakhstan’s China Study Centre, held the “China in Central Asia: A Perspective from the Region” international conference.


Return of Kyrgyz Nationals from Syria and Iraq: A Problem We Cannot Ignore 31.05.19

Experts say about the need to develop multilateral approach to repatriation of the Kyrgyzstanis from Iraq and Syria.

According to Kylym Shamy human rights centre, four Kyrgyzstani women and 11 minor children are incarcerated in a Baghdad prison. According to the head of the organisation, Aziza Abdirasulova, these are the people they know about. Moreover, 46 families whose relatives have departed to war zones in the Middle East have applied to human rights defenders. Besides, 12 people with children whose relatives have not been identified so far are located in Syria.


IWPR Kyrgyzstan is LOOKING for a Communications INTERN 02.05.18

IWPR Kyrgyzstan is currently looking for a highly motivated and organized young individual for the position of the Communications Intern. We are seeking an ambitious and creative person who is willing to join the team of young professionals and contribute to the development of our organization. (more…)

IWPR holds training in interactive teaching methods for officers of government agencies 03.04.17

After the training, officers of ministries and agencies will be holding effective lectures and presentations on legal culture for high school and university students. (more…)

IWPR teaches government employees at Osh and Jalal-Abad to carry out lectures on legal culture 05.03.17

After the training, government employees will carry out outreach activities to improve legal culture of young people and citizens of the two cities. (more…)

Promoting Investigative Journalism in Central Asia 19.12.16

IWPR has awarded the inaugural prizes in a new competition that aims to promote the culture of investigative reporting across Kyrgyz and Tajik local media. Award-winners have published a range of groundbreaking stories.  (more…)

Bishkek Discusses Role of Media in Anti-Extremism Policies in Kyrgyzstan 03.10.16

Media plays important role in raising public awareness about religious issues and countering radicalism, yet the coverage should be responsible and objective, as was spoken at the conference. (more…)

IWPR Kyrgyzstan: Investigative Journalists Drive Change 18.04.16

Investigative reports published as part of an IWPR training programme in Kyrgyzstan are leading to real changes on the ground. (more…)

IWPR Kyrgyzstan: Lecture on “Active Citizenship. Civil Rights” 08.04.16

A lecture on “Active Citizenship. Civil Rights” was organised in Bishkek for the members of the Leader Youth Club at the BHU with participation of 40 students. (more…)

IWPR Kyrgyzstan: The bureau for investigative journalism of the IWPR held training for journalists 05.03.16
Employees of the leading media of Kyrgyzstan held a three-day training on investigative journalism. (more…)