When 32-year-old Aygun Baghirova thinks about her life, it plays back like a movie, a film starring Azerbaijan’s capital Baku, bad apartments, evil landlords and ba...Transition
1 July, 2020
Countless Georgian families once depended on seasonal work in neighboring Turkey to support their families. That work became one more victim of the coronavirus after the pandemic forced both Georgia and Turkey to close their borders.Transition
30 June, 2020
Before the pandemic, Karine Sahakyan*, 34, had spent years suffering from her husband’s beatings and her mother-in-law’s abuse at their home in the Ararat reg...Transition
29 June, 2020
Since the declaration of the state of emergency, about thirty people from Georgia, Azerbaijan, and Armenia have spoken to us from their homes. It’s a perfect time...Transition
23 June, 2020
When six-year-old Sophie draws, she divides the page into before the coronavirus and after. A clear, dark line separates the bright and blossoming spring, which is now a...Transition
22 June, 2020
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