Democratic Governance

  • Strengthening the National Capacity of Turkmenistan to Promote and Protect Human RightsStrengthening the National Capacity of Turkmenistan to Promote and Protect Human RightsJan 6, 2014
    The objective of this project is to engage the Government of Turkmenistan on its duty and capacity to comply with its international human rights standards and to improve the knowledge and capacity of rights holders to claim their rights.

  • Parliamentary Development Support ProgrammeJul 28, 2014
    The project supports strengthening the parliamentary processes and procedures in Turkmenistan to improve quality of legislation and the capacity of members and professional staff of the Mejlis (Parliament) to effectively perform their law-making and representative functions.

  • EU/UNDP Border Management Programme in Central Asia (BOMCA)Jan 6, 2014
    The overall objective of BOMCA programme is to secure the gradual adoption of modern border management methods in Central Asia with the view to enhancing border security and facilitating legal trade and transit


UNDP contributes to strengthening the democratic principles in Turkmenistan by providing support to development of responsive national institutions, human capacity and fostering inclusive participation. In this area, the Government of Turkmenistan partners with UNDP to improve the national capacity to report to the UN treaty bodies, promote and protect human rights, enhance the national electoral system and parliamentary processes and modernize public administration. In partnership with the European Union UNDP also supported the introduction of integrated border management methods in Turkmenistan.

Contact UNDP in Turkmenistan
Phone: (+993 12) 425250 Fax: (+993 12) 425317/425388