An overview of development support to Turkmenistan
Yuriy Kulik might have remained unemployed, relegated to the fringes of society in Turkmenistan. After losing his sight as a teenager, he could not find a job that would accommodate his disability. But in 2005, Kulik took part in an intensive course that taught him how to adapt without his sight.more
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The National Programme on Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Turkmenistan has recently benefited from the renovation of 28 district tuberculosis (TB) laboratories across the country.more
UNDP and the Deaf and Blind Society of Turkmenistan are working together with the Government to promote employment opportunities for persons with disabilities and, most importantly, to review the national legislation for compliance with the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and formulate a National Action Plan on people with disabilities. more
- 02 Oct 2015:UNDP contest: #WorldYouSee: What’s your vision?
- 22 Sep 2015:UNDP and National Institute of Democracy and Human Rights held seminars in preparation of Turkmenistan’s common core document on Human Rights
- 16 Sep 2015:UN, Turkmen NGOs agree participation of civil society in development of the country is an essential element of sustainable development