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News Tajikistan » Social: ‘Singing the Tale of Our Pain': Tajikistan's Migration Phenomenon Finds a Home in Music

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Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

In jobless Tajikistan, leaving your loved ones behind to take up menial work in Russia is almost a rite of passage. Local pop music, in turn, has become an important medium to reflect on the social transformations triggered by the mass exodus of young men ...

News Tajikistan » Social: Azerbaijan In EAEU: Is It Possible? – OpEd

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Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Some experts suppose that Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and Azerbaijan may be observers ... Azerbaijan has close ties in the economic, political, social, and cultural fields with practically all EAEU states. But every rule has its exception you know.

News Tajikistan » Social: Two thousand mosques converted into tearooms and cultural centres

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Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

so the sites were either reclaimed by the government or repurposed into social facilities,” said CRA chief Husein Shokirov at a conference on Monday. According to the Committee, there are 3,900 mosques operating with proper permits in Tajikistan ...

News Tajikistan » Social: U.S. Government Supports new Shorter Treatment for Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Tajikistan

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Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Challenge TB is one of the many assistance projects made possible by the American people through USAID and the collaboration of the Ministry of Health and Social Protection of the Population of the Republic of Tajikistan. Over the last 26 years ...

News Tajikistan » Social: Voices4 & RUSA LGBT Braved the Rain For a Big, Queer 'Kiss-In' Protest

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Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

“We at Voices4 utilized this historical protest format to demand the governments of Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, and Tajikistan immediately stop the ... That’s why the photos, press and social media play an extremely important role in getting the message ...

News Tajikistan » Social: World Bank funds roll-out of Tajikistan’s social safety net

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Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

Tajikistan is set to launch a nationwide roll-out of its new social assistance programme for poor and vulnerable people after receiving US$1.8 million from the World Bank. The extra finance for the Tajikistan Social Safety Net Strengthening Project has ...

News Tajikistan » Social: Tajik Officers Detained For Allegedly Blackmailing Gay Man

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Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Tajikistan decriminalized homosexuality in 1998, scrapping a Soviet-era law, but sexual minorities still face firmly entrenched social taboos. Rights groups say LGBT people face discrimination and persecution across the former Soviet Union.

News Tajikistan » Social: US Expands Anti-Taliban Airstrikes to Northern Afghanistan

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Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

The U.S. military says a new anti-Taliban air campaign has been expanded to northern Afghanistan near the border with China and Tajikistan to destroy insurgent ... Taliban propagandists recently released via social media, showing insurgents winter training ...

News Tajikistan » Social: Head of Tajikistan's Special Forces Joins ISIS

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Publication date: hursday 28 May 2015

Tajikistan is located in central Asia, to the northeast of Afghanistan. Tajikistan's Ministry of the Interior refused to comment on the video which has been widely shared on social networks. Calling Tajikistan's president and Interior Minister "dogs ...

News Tajikistan » Social: A far-reaching tourism concept: Focus on ecological and social responsibility at ITB Berlin

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Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Overtourism, integrating refugees and the financial viability of social tourism projects ... Formentera, Dominica, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, as well as Kenya, which has much more to offer than ‘Big Five’ game hunting. On Friday, 9 March, ITB Berlin ...