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Aigerim Turgunbaeva · July, 2021

I am a Bishkek-based storyteller, civic activist, media expert, and journalist. I have written for several domestic and international news outlets such as The Diplomat, Novastan, Sputnik Kyrgyzstan, the IWPR's Central Asia section.

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Latest posts by Aigerim Turgunbaeva from July, 2021

Digital education lags behind as Kyrgyzstan’s schools lack access

As the government attempts to provide education online or on TV, both children and teachers suffer from a lack of access to internet and devices.

What is the Kurultai: Kyrgyzstan's political body based on an ancient nomadic tradition

In an effort to strengthen control over the political process, the Kyrgyz leadership brought back the Kurultai, an institution centered around traditional values.

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