Central Asia

5 June 2019
Beyond Beijing: 1989 in Changsha

China expert Andrea Worden recalls the events of 1989, which she witnessed firsthand. From Sinopsis.

By Filip Jirous
 
24 May 2019
Internet Freedom in Central Asia Beset by ‘Technical’ Difficulties Premium

Governments in the region routinely censor online speech for short-term political goals. Could Uzbekistan reverse the trend?

By Ky Krauthamer
 
3 May 2019
Kyrgyzstan Puts Skids on Uranium Mining Premium

Anger over foreign exploitation of natural resources shocks authorities into action.

 
2 May 2019
Kazakh Election Pits Incumbent Leader Against Designated Losers Premium

Interim President Tokayev will win next month’s election, but there is talk of an eventual handover of power to Nazarbaev’s daughter.

 
30 April 2019
Can Saxaul Save the Aral? Premium
A native tree shows great promise as a bulwark against the desert spreading over the dried-up sea bed.
 

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​The 2019 edition of Prague Media Point will highlight these types of inspiring examples and more. We will offer a mix of scholarly presentations, including keynote addresses; sessions with innovators explaining their solutions; and networking opportunities to promote the exchange of know-how. As in years past, the conference will have a special regional focus on Central and Eastern Europe, though we look forward to covering cases and trends from other parts of the world. – WHAT’S WORKING


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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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