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A Caucasus Border Dispute Brings Back Memories of War

A Caucasus Border Dispute Brings Back Memories of War

The South Caucasus region remains politically unstable, and ongoing developments offer tinges of events that resulted in the 2008 Russo-Georgian War. South Ossetia, a breakaway region of Georgia recognized by Russia (and a handful of others) as an independent republic, finds itself yet again...

An Election Brings Abkhazia Back into Focus

An Election Brings Abkhazia Back into Focus

The disputed existence of the breakaway republics of Abkhazia and South Ossetia has come into focus again in the context of the ongoing diplomatic dispute between Russia and Georgia and the August anniversary of the 2008 Russo-Georgian War. Abkhazia remains at the heart of discussions because...

Will Trade Bring Reunification or Annexation to South Ossetia?

Will Trade Bring Reunification or Annexation to South Ossetia?

The South Caucasus must shift away from geopolitical antagonism and focus on productive developments that leave questions of political legitimacy for later. The Syrian government’s recognition of independence of the de facto republics of Abkhazia and South Ossetia was predictable. It is widely...

No Climate Justice Without Gender Justice

No Climate Justice Without Gender Justice

Around the world, women have been actively seeking solutions to climate change. For some, women are seen as weak and vulnerable, and it is no different when it comes to climate change. They are not considered to be agents of change. But this narrative needs to change. Women are impacted by...

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