29 January 2016
Azerbaijan Seeks Support From IMF, World Bank

Despite oil price slump and currency crisis, Baku says there’s no ‘urgent’ need to borrow from international lenders.

20 January 2016
Azerbaijan Takes More Steps to Check Economic Slump

Low oil price is undermining currencies in energy exporting countries throughout Russia’s sphere of influence.

15 January 2016
Azeris Vent Anger Over High Prices

Troops sent in to quell unrest as the impact of slumping oil prices grows across Russia’s sphere of influence.

11 January 2016
In Wake of Azeri Devaluation, Prices and Tempers Rise

President Aliev tells domestic food producers to keep a lid on prices.

7 January 2016
Trial of Azerbaijani Journalist Rasim Aliyev’s Alleged Killers Starts

Former Qabala FK soccer club captain Javid Huseynov, whom the journalist insulted on Facebook, faces separate trial for not reporting a crime.

22 December 2015
Azerbaijani Manat Floats – and Sinks

Move on currency follows measure by Kazakhstan; as energy price slump continues, Turkmenistan may be next.


18 December 2015
Council of Europe Launches Azerbaijan Inquiry Over Rights Violations

CoE chief says Baku is silencing journalists and ‘critical voices,’ U.S. Congressman submits ‘Azerbaijan Democracy Act.’

14 December 2015
UN: Azerbaijan Failing to Prosecute Torture Claims
No one has been tried in Azerbaijan for torture in recent years despite hundreds of complaints against prison and other officials.
10 December 2015
Azerbaijan Frees Rights Activist Leyla Yunus
Amnesty International says Azerbaijan is still holding 18 ‘prisoners of conscience.’
7 December 2015
Thirty feared Dead in Caspian Oil Rig Fire
Bodies begin washing ashore as Azerbaijan’s state-owned petroleum firm suffers its “biggest tragedy”.




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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