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· July, 2010

Stories about Central Asia & Caucasus from July, 2010

19 July 2010

Armenia-Azerbaijan: Sometime in my lifetime

Global Lives: Revisiting the project recording people's lives

Two years ago we wrote about a project in its initial stages: Global Lives set out to record a day in the life of 10 people from all over the...

15 July 2010

Caucasus: Blogs and Bullets

Last week, on 8 July, a half-day conference, Blogs and Bullets: Evaluating the Impact of New Media on Conflict was held at the U.S. Institute of Peace in Washington D.C....

Kazakhstan: Kazakh blogs on national issues

Lately I have often seen posts about national problems in Kazakh language blogs. I am going to review some of them. Ainash Esali in a post titled “The government should...

7 July 2010

Tajikistan: Will Russian troops return to the Afghan border?

Kazakhstan: Bloggers’ Summer Pessimism

Summer is predominantly a dead season for the netizens around the globe. Kazakh bloggers keep on writing – providing less citizen journalism, but producing broader insights. Isabekov opines on the...

Russia-Belarus-Kazakhstan: Realities of the customs union

Azerbaijan: Imprisoned video blogging youth activists remembered

Announcing Round Two of the Technology for Transparency Network

Technology for Transparency Network

Transparency International's 2009 Global Corruption Barometer found that citizens around the world are increasingly worried about corruption in both the public and private sectors. People are often hesitant to speak...

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