Measuring water consumption - basics of water saving technologies
Apr 6, 2016
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) promotes efficient water use in the agricultural sector of Turkmenistan. During the period of fall of 2015, UNDP project has conducted a series of two-day trainings in the farming union "Zahmet" of Sakarchaga pilot area.
UN SG Message on World Autism Awareness Day
Apr 2, 2016
The international community is now embarking on the challenge of realizing the ambitious and universal 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Interagency Working Group discusses on National Action Plan on Rational Use of Energy in the Residential Buildings Sector
Mar 25, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held the third session of the inter-agency working group on development of the National Action Plan on Energy Efficiency in Residential Buildings Sector of Turkmenistan.
First Computer Literacy Trainings for Disabled Completed within UNDP's Social Inclusion Project
Mar 25, 2016
Four groups of persons with disability (2 groups of deaf and 2 groups of blind) of 19 persons in total, have successfully completed a 3-month computer literacy and internet use training.
TB Services of Dashoguz region Receive a New Modern Laboratory
Mar 23, 2016
In the end of 2015, the UNDP project “Purposeful strengthening and Expanding of Qualified Services on TB Diagnostics and Treatment in Turkmenistan” has renovated a TB laboratory in Dashoguz region. Now TB patients and persons undergoing testing for TB do not need to travel to Ashgabat to receive their tests.
National Action Plan on Human Rights launched in Turkmenistan
Mar 17, 2016
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan together with the Turkmen National Institute of Democracy and Human Rights under the President of Turkmenistan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held official launch of the National Human Rights Action Plan 2016-2020”.
Equality for all: Training for Teachers and Lecture for Students on Disability
Mar 11, 2016
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) held a series of trainings for teachers and staff of the Textiles College of Turkmenistan and a guest lecture at the International University of Humanities and Development on the subject of education of persons with disabilities.
National forum on vocational training for people with disabilities
Mar 7, 2016
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Ministry of Textile Industry of Turkmenistan held National Forum to discuss the revision of the program of the 10 month vocational training courses of Textile College to accommodate the needs of the people with disabilities.
Member of the Blind and Deaf Society of Turkmenistan win 2015 Onkyo World Braille Essay Contest
Mar 3, 2016
A member of the Deaf and Blind Society of Turkmenistan wins a prestigious 2015 Onkyo World Braille Essay Contest with support from the United National Development Programme (UNDP).
17 days of consultations on nationalizing SDGs kicks off in Turkmenistan
Mar 2, 2016
The Government of Turkmenistan and the United Nations Country Team (UNCT) has launched consultations to discuss the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) becoming one the first countries initiating a structured process to discussing the nationalization of the global SDGs.