Turkmenistan adopts National Action Plan on Human RightsJan 22, 2016The National Plan of Action in the field of human rights for 2016-2020 has been signed and approved by the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on January 15, 2016.
Third Forum on Implementation of the Biodiversity Convention in TurkmenistanDec 29, 2015The Ministry of Nature Protection of Turkmenistan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held the third national biodiversity forum with participation of the national partners and stakeholders in order to draw conclusions of the GEF-funded “National Biodiversity Planning to Support the implementation of the CBD 2011-2020 Strategic Plan in Turkmenistan” (NBSAP) project.
UN and the Government of Turkmenistan hold the First Consultation Meeting on Adaptation of SDGsDec 24, 2015The United Nations agencies jointly with the Government of Turkmenistan and non-state technical experts met to launch the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
“Address challenges and seize opportunities of the new world of work”, UNDP urgesDec 16, 20152 billion people lifted out of low human development, in last 25 years, now focus on work is needed to galvanize progress, alerts the 2015 Human Development Report.
UN Assistant Secretary General, Assistant Administrator and Director of UNDP Regional Bureau for Europe and the CIS visits Turkmenistan on the Neutrality DayDec 14, 2015The Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations, Assistant Administrator and Director of UNDP’s Regional Bureau for Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent states, Cihan Sultanoglu visited Turkmenistan on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Permanent Neutrality status of the country.
Helen Clark: Statement on Outcome of Paris Climate Change ConferenceDec 12, 2015COP21 - Paris, France
Expert opinion to support the preparation of the Common Core Document of TurkmenistanDec 10, 2015Francesca Del Mese is the consultant for UNDP’s project of support “Development of legal capacity and institutional mechanisms” implemented since 2015. Ms. Del Mese is an international barrister with 17 years of post qualification experience, specializing in capacity building national human rights institutions and ensuring compliance with the UN treaty monitoring mechanisms.
Helen Clark: International Anti-Corruption DayDec 9, 2015Corruption is a crime against development which thrives in the shadows. International Anti-Corruption Day is an opportunity to shed light on the damage it does, and to reaffirm our commitment to act against it.
Energy management conference with participation of national stakeholders of TurkmenistanDec 8, 2015The conference on energy management was held by GEF-funded, joint UNDP-Government project “Improving energy efficiency in the residential buildings sector of Turkmenistan”. Participants discussed research and results of UNDP project activities, as well as the goals, objectives and potential impact of introducing energy management in the residential buildings sector.
UNDP and the Turkmen State Architecture and Construction Institute discuss cooperationDec 8, 2015United Nations Development Program (UNDP) discussed joint academic cooperation activities in the field of energy efficiency with the Rector of the Turkmen State Architecture and Construction Institute discuss cooperation.