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Saving the truth - how to battle fake news

Free and balanced information, a public good, is under threat. Around the world, facts are being manipulated and controlled, while the notion of truth itself is being disputed. Is there a way to…  


Lawyers on wheels: 'solidarity bus' represents Kyrgyzstan's landless women

A small van bounds along rural roads to bring lawyers, notaries and social workers to remote parts of the country to resolve villagers' legal quandaries - for free.  


Kyrgyzstan's kidnapped brides use fashion and flags to end marriage taboo

Bride kidnapping was outlawed in 2013 in Kyrgyzstan, but was still evident. Now, a new generation of women are eschewing acceptance of this abuse, with their campaign escalating in 2018.  


2018: The year in pictures

From amplifying gender equality to boosting green energy, see the highlights from our development journey this year.  


Governments, EU pledge to end armed violence in Western Balkans

Governments and the European Union committed to curbing the illicit trade in small arms and light weapons in the Western Balkans and Europe.  


Isabelle Tschan

Programme Specialist - Human Rights, Rule of Law, Justice and Security  


Ainura Bekkoenova

Human Rights and Rule of Law Consultant  


Natalia Mirimanova

Consultant, Governance and Peacebuilding Team  


Bojana Balon

SEESAC Coordinator  


Lejla Sadiku

Open Data Consultant  

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