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Dina Baidildayeva

Democracy and Human Rights Activist from Kazakhstan currently based in Padua, Italy for Master's Studies in Human Rights.
Cofounder of NGO “Liberty” based in Kazakhstan that works to strengthen civil society through the promotion of New Technology.
Former Social Media Editor at Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty's Kazakh Service

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Latest posts by Dina Baidildayeva

18 April 2017

Kazakhstan's Great Alphabetical Distraction

Kazakhstan's veteran leader suddenly seems to think the country's long-planned transition to a Latin alphabet is very pressing indeed. The country's social media users want to know why.

31 March 2017

Back in the USSR?: Critics Say Draft Legislation Puts State Above Rights in Kazakhstan

"Can we designate people that leave their rubbish bags lying around outside their apartment doors enemies of state interests and remove their citizenships?"

23 March 2017

Is Kazakhstan's President a Dictator? You Decide.

The Bridge

In a recent discussion with a hand-picked selection of journalists, Nazarbayev took pains to explain why Asian societies aren't always suited to democracy.

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