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Discussion List for former Soviet Bloc Anthropology
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Asian Studies WWW Monitor
The Asian Studies WWW Monitor" (ISSN 1329-9778) was established 21 April 1994. The journal, a pioneering and the only publication of this kind in the world, provides daily abstracts and reviews of new/updated online resources of significance to research, teaching and communications dealing with Asian Studies. It is published by the Internet Publications Bureau, RSPAS, National Institute for Asia and the Pacific, ANU. The periodical forms a key element of the global, cooperative project Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library. For further details see a page About the Asian Studies WWW Monitor. The journal is complemented by its sister publication Pacific Studies WWW Monitor which was established in April 2000.
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Central Asia NGO Network Listserves
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Discussion List for Journalists in Central Asia
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Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
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Caspian News ( Eurasia)
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Announcement List for Central Asian Studies at Harvard Univ.
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Announcement List for Central Asian Studies
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Civil Society News and Resources for the NIS is managed by Civil Society International and is offered at no charge for those interested in issues of democracy and development in the post-Communist societies of the former Soviet Union (FSU region) and Central and Eastern Europe (CEE region).
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The purpose of this list is to discuss geopolitical relations and the internal politics of the countries of the Central Eurasian Region, including countries of the Former Soviet Union, Balkans, formerly Communist Central Europe, Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan. Participants are encouraged to contribute information and opinion about the region's geopolitical relations or particular countries. Emphasis will be on serious discussion and exchange of information from a comparative perspective.
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Eurasia Security Watch
AFPC's newest bulletin, provides weekly coverage of important developments in foreign and security policy related to the Middle East and Central Asia. The Eurasia Security Watch was launched in October of 2003, and is produced under the auspices of AFPC's Eurasia Program.
Eurasianet Weekly Bulletin
a leading Internet News service, covering the countries of Central Asia and the Caucasus, as well as Afghanistan, Turkey, the Middle East and Mongolia. A comprehensive resource, the website provides exclusive analysis, emphasizing in-depth coverage of political economic and social issues largely unaddressed by other information sources. It provides an outlet for opinions that challenge conventional wisdom. Contributors are based both in the West and in the region. EurasiaNet is also a consolidator of news and information from outside sources, including the British Broadcasting Corporation, Radio Free Europe-Radio Liberty and Interfax. Its database of links and resources concerning the Caucasus and Central Asia is perhaps the most comprehensive found anywhere on the World Wide Web.
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Discussion of issues relating to building civil harmony and prosperity in the Ferghana Valley (Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan).
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Foreign Aid Advisory
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Friends of Kyrgistan
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H-Islamart promotes high standards of scholarship and instruction in the history of Islamic Art. Its purpose is to facilitate communication among its members through meetings and through the HIA Newsletter and Directory; and to promote scholarly cooperation among persons and organizations concerned with the study of Islamic Art.
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Health Action in Tajikistan
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HRW News Afghanistan, Central and South Asia (Human Rights Watch)
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Idel-Ural Tatarlary mail group is created for the purpose of uniting Tatars, who recognize Idel-Ural (Bulgar, Kazan Khanate) as their historical motherland.
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IICS-News is the discussion list of the International Institute for Caspian Studies. In this list we will discuss the socio, economic and political situation of the Caspian Sea and related topics and regions. Covering Iran, Daghestan, Kazakstan, Kirgizstan, Azerbaijan, Russia, Afghanistan. It also covers items related to the oil and industry in that region.
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ISLAM-L - History of Islam
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Kazakhstan News Bulletin
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Kirgiz - World Kyrgyz Community Discussion List
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News all about Kyrgyzstan. A web based mailing tool to share all the information concerning and about Kyrgyzstan. Currently, there are mainly daily news from Kyrgyz Service of Radio Liberty, Prague, as well as some reports from different financial institutions (see Files folder).
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Managing Multiethnic Communities Listserve
The list is an initiative of the LGI Managing Multiethnic Communities Project, Open Society Institute. It is aimed at serving as a clearing-house of information on news and events, publications, innovative policy initiatives and research activities relevant to ethnic relations, multicultural politics, conflict prevention in multiethnic communities of Central and Eastern Europe, Southeastern Europe and the Newly Independent States.
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Mental Disability Advocacy Center
Promoting and protecting the rights of people with mental health problems and/or intellectual disabilities in 28 countries of central and eastern Europe, NIS and central Asia
MDAC's list-serve is not a discussion forum, but it is an effective tool to distribute information regarding the human rights of people with mental disability in our region. If you wish to post a message, please forward the text to firstname.lastname@example.org, and, if the content is suitable for the site, MDAC staff will promptly post the message.
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MUTTI-L is an open, unmoderated mailing list dedicated to discussions on Independence for Eastern Turkestan, Inner Mongolia, Tibet and Taiwan.
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This list is for postings jobs related to the former Soviet Union. The jobs are mostly located in the US for non-profit organizations or elsewhere in the NIS.
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This is a moderated listserv for the posting of scholarship announcements related to the former Soviet Union. Messages will include both opportunities for study at Western institutions and also institutions in the former Soviet Union.
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The list provides a forum for the discussion of travel in China, and across China's borders to its nearer neighbors, including Mongolia, the new Central Asian States, Pakistan, Nepal, Indo-China, etc. Practical travel queries; discussions of the merits of individual destinations or routes; accounts of individual experiences; historical and cultural material relevant to China travel; reviews and notifications of other China travel resources (publications, websites, public lectures, etc); political, legal, and ethical matters to do with travel in China; and China travel news items are all welcome.
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This is a travel discussion list for people interested in TRAVEL in Central Asia, specifically Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Northern Iran, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Xinjiang, as well as some historically affiliated parts of North Indialike Jammu-Kashmir.
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This list has been set up as a discussion forum for the Post Socialist Geographies Working Party of the Institute of British Geographers, but is open to anyone with an interest post-communist transformations. The main purpose of this mailbase is to encourage dialogue between researchers working in disparate fields but with a common interest in developing theoretically-informed critical approaches to the study of the geographies of systemic transformations in post-socialist spaces.
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This is to find research partners and to post requests for research assistance. Post your research topic. Focus on Uzbekistan and neighboring regions.
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The RFE/RL Newsline offers the latest news from the former Soviet Union and Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe. It is distributed electronically Monday through Friday. To subscribe, send the message "SUBSCRIBE RFERL-L YourFirstName YourLastName" (without the quotation marks and inserting your name where shown) to LISTSERV@LISTSERV.BUFFALO.EDU (No subject line or other text should be included.)
This is a mailing list for members of the academic community studying the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe and thus corresponds to the area of interest of BASEES, the British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies. The mail list is organized from the Centre for Russian and East European Studies at the University of Birmingham
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Silkroad-L is an unmoderated list. It is mainly used to act as a bulletin board for recent discoveries, news, and publications. It serves as an exchange for queries and answers. Discussion on the Silk Road related subjects is welcome.
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SMONGOL-L is an open, unmoderated mailing list dedicated to discussions on Southern (Inner) Mongolia, the people and related topics
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Tatar-L - Tatar E-Mail List
Tatar/Tatarstan culture discussion group. For Tatars and non-Tatars interested in Tatar culture, history or current affairs. We accept posts in any language, but prefer English or Tatar. You have to be a member to post, but anyone can read the archive.
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Forum for teachers of English to speakers of other languages
There are also discussion subgroups (available also from LISTSERV at CUNYVM):
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- TESLEC-L Pen-pals
- TESLIC-L Intercultural communication
- TESLIE-L Intensive English program
- TESLIT-L Adult education and literacy
- TESLJB-L Jobs and employment issues
Transitions Online: Unique coverage of the region’s 28 post-communist countries.
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Discussion of the region of Turkistan.
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Turkoloji - Turkology Communication and Discussion Group
Turkology Communication and Discussion Group is an e-mail group on Turkish language, literature, history, art etc.
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UIGHUR-L is dedicated to the discussions on Eastern Turkestan (this region is also known as Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of PRC), the Uighur people and related topics. UIGHUR-L is a medium for discussing Eastern Turkestan(i)-related (views and opinions on) culture and arts (literature, culinary, music, dances, songs, poetry, paintings); history, religion; economics and business; politics, humanitarian aid and refugees; education, science and research; travel, tourism and geography; sports and entertainment; and of course, the topic of high importance: organizing and coordinating Eastern Turkestani/Uighur support activities.
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The list is for exchange of information and distribution of news items covering ongoing developments in today's Uzbekistan.
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The electronic mailing list women-east-west is an open, unmoderated space for exchange on gender issues in Central and Eastern Europe and former Soviet Union. women-east-west also carries general announcements about the Network of East-West Women and is the main point of exchange for organizations and individual members participating in our projects.
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