Eurasianet is a website based in the United States[1] that provides news, information and analysis on countries in Central Asia, the Caucasus region, Russia and Southwest Asia.[2][3] Launched in 2000, it operated under the auspices of the Eurasia Project of the Open Society Foundations (OSF). Eurasianet spun off in 2016 to become an independent, tax-exempt non-profit news organization.[2][4] The online media outlet is now hosted by Columbia University's Harriman Institute.[5][6] The site receives support from Google, OSF and the National Endowment for Democracy.[7][8]

Eurasianet
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Type of site
News, information and analysis
OwnerIndependent
URLEurasianet.org
UsersUnder 250,000 monthly

Eurasianet has won EPpy Awards for its special feature website on the Kyrgyz Revolution Revisited (2007) and for Best News website with under 250,000 monthly visitors (2011).[9][10] It has also received numerous citations from the Webby Awards.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "EurasiaNet". ReliefWeb. Retrieved 2020-12-11.
  2. ^ a b Stephen P. Heyneman; Alan J. DeYoung (January 2004). The Challenges of Education in Central Asia. IAP. p. 78. ISBN 978-1-931576-49-9.
  3. ^ Rajwant Singh Chilana (2008). Challenges for South Asian Resources and Information Services: Essays in Honour of Dr. Ravindra N. Sharma. Concept Publishing Company. p. 371. ISBN 978-81-8069-527-8.
  4. ^ Christian Crumlish (20 February 2006). The Power of Many: How the Living Web Is Transforming Politics, Business, and Everyday Life. John Wiley & Sons. p. 52. ISBN 978-0-7821-5109-1.
  5. ^ "Harriman Institute on Twitter". Twitter. Retrieved 2017-03-07.
  6. ^ "Alexander Cooley on Twitter". Twitter. Retrieved 2017-03-07.
  7. ^ "About | Eurasianet". Eurasianet. Retrieved 2020-12-11.
  8. ^ "Eurasia Regional 2019". NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR DEMOCRACY. Archived from the original on 2020-11-25. Retrieved 2020-12-11.
  9. ^ EPpy Awards. "EPpy Awards - Past 2007 Winners". Editor & Publisher. Archived from the original on 17 August 2016. Retrieved 28 July 2016.
  10. ^ EPpy Awards. "EPPY Awards - 2011 Winners". Editor & Publisher. Archived from the original on 17 August 2016. Retrieved 28 July 2016.