Eastern Europe and Central Asia rarely make headlines, but many people here have important stories. We’re proud to present Voyages, a bi-monthly journal of inspiration from a changing Eurasia.
In 1987, the world was facing mounting challenges amid deeply unstable financial circumstances. How would we foot that bill? And how will we foot it now?
A new initiative implemented by UNDP and funded by the EU will deliver Turkish language courses to 52,000 adult Syrians living in 10 provinces across Turkey.
Filing for alimony in Uzbekistan often meant long and costly trips to courts, months of waiting and emotional strain. Now, a new digital court system is changing that.
In Azerbaijan, Women's Resource Centers are equipping women in rural areas with tools and resources to help them launch their own businesses.
Two sisters take on the tech movement in Uzbekistan with their Down Syndrome support app.

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35%

are excluded from society

19%

of youth are unemployed

1.4 million

are living with HIV

88%

of primary energy supply is from fossil fuels

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