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Central Asia’s long history of foreign and domestic repression is well known. Less appreciated, but just as important, is the on-the-ground progress happening across the region every day by civil society activists.
In a country where this vulnerable population is often denied adequate education and medical care, this organization is working to improve attitudes as well as access.
The café, staffed entirely by people with disabilities, is part of an effort to move people out of institutions and into the community and the workforce.
With more affordable medicines, pervasive illnesses like hepatitis C can be treated more widely.
Across Eastern Europe and Central Asia, a number of innovative programs are helping to counter the threats that sex workers face on a regular basis.
In a country where disabilities invite stigma and discrimination, a discussion group is starting to change minds—and, possibly, laws.
In a country reeling from health, migration, and economic crises, the professionals who work to hold families and communities together are shockingly undervalued.
Askar, an 11-year-old boy, is an orphan like many in Kyrgyzstan, living with a musculoskeletal disorder and abandoned by birth parents. But he is gaining something like a community.
Across the globe, HIV rates are climbing among sex workers and people who use drugs. A novel approach to law enforcement is changing that.
Sex workers and people who use drugs bear the brunt of new HIV infections. But a novel approach to law enforcement is changing this.