Central Asia

13 April 2016
Worried Kyrgyz NGOs Await Voting on “Foreign Agent” Bill

Activists protest against a proposed Kremlin-style bill that would impose the "foreign agent” label and restrict foreign funding.

11 April 2016
Turkmen Leader Sacks Economy Chiefs

GDP growth has slowed under the impact of falling energy prices and economic downturn in Russia and China.

4 April 2016
Turkmenistan Shows Off New Chinese Missile System

Development could be a sign of shifting balance of power in Central Asia.

24 March 2016
Troops Deployed Near Disputed Ferghana Valley Mountain Premium

Kyrgyz opposition groups protest perceived official inaction to settle long-running border disputes.

22 March 2016
Tajikistan President’s New Initiative: Wrestling, Riding, and Horticultural Holidays Premium

President Emomali Rahmon suggests holding the holidays on consecutive days in the latest of a series of eccentric proposals.




Moldovan diaries

The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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