Progress on border delimitation has been slow, reflecting an insufficient sense of urgency in the distant capitals. From EurasiaNet.
TOL Talk: An author offers a rare look at daily life inside the huge question mark known as Turkmenistan.
In Tajikistan, where conservative social attitudes remain deeply entrenched, divorce remains a risky option for women. From EurasiaNet.
A forthcoming book aims to trace the history, and prime the pump, of online citizen journalism in Central Asia.
Where most election monitors in Kazakhstan saw red flags, members of a smaller group saw “a success story.”
#PragueMediaPoint Conference for journalists, media professionals, and scholars
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
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.