United Nations Country Team and the Government of Turkmenistan holds the first meeting of the joint technical group on nationalization of SDGs
Nov 17, 2015
United Nations Country Team and the Government of Turkmenistan held the first meeting of the joint technical group on nationalization of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Amendments to the Water Code of Turkmenistan
Nov 16, 2015
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Ministry of Water Protection of Turkmenistan held a discussion seminar on the draft and editing of the Water Code of Turkmenistan.
UNDP pays a monitoring visit to the project sites of EERB
Nov 15, 2015
United Nation Development Program’s (UNDP) Resident Representative Ms. Jacinta Barrins paid a working visit to the residential sites located in Ashgabat that are supported through the project “Improving energy efficiency in the residential building sector of Turkmenistan”.
UNDP holds roundtables on development of national strategy on DRR in Turkmenistan
Nov 15, 2015
United National Development Program (UNDP) in Turkmenistan held two roundtables dedicated to the development of a National Strategy on disaster risk reduction (DRR) and emergency situations in Turkmenistan.
Civil Service Academy of Turkmenistan discusses the prospects of introducing e-governance
Nov 13, 2015
More than 20 information technology specialists from government institutions discussed possibilities of introducing information and communication technologies (ICT) in public service delivery in Turkmenistan during a two-day round table. The event was hosted by the Civil Service Academy under the President of Turkmenistan and funded by the United National Development Programme (UNDP).
UN, Government of Turkmenistan convene consultations on SDGs nationalization process
Nov 7, 2015
The United Nations agencies in Turkmenistan held the first meeting at the deputy ministers’ level kicking off the roll-out process of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) that were approved by the UNGA on 25th September 2015.
UNDP holds national form on social inclusion and advancing of the employment opportunities for persons with disabilities
Nov 7, 2015
United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Turkmenistan and its national partner Blind and Deaf Society of Turkmenistan (BDST) held a National Forum “State is guarantor of professional education and further employment of people with disabilities”.
Congratulatory speech on the 24th Anniversary of the Independence of Turkmenistan by Ms Jacinta Barrins
Oct 23, 2015
It gives me a special pleasure, as UN Resident Coordinator and on behalf of the UN Country Team - UNDP, UNICEF, UNODC, UN Women, WHO, UNFPA, UNHCR, IOM and World Bank - in Turkmenistan to congratulate the President, His Excellency Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, and the people of Turkmenistan on the forthcoming 24th anniversary of the Independence.
Turkmen NGOs and UN staff raise their awareness on Human Rights up Front
Oct 21, 2015
The United Nations Country Team (UNCT) organized a briefing for the Turkmen NGOs and UN staff on the purpose and main elements of the Human Rights up Front (HRuF), initiative proposed and directed by the UN Secretary General office.
Students debate on human rights and their importance in achievement of sustainable development
Oct 13, 2015
The United Nations agencies in Turkmenistan have held the 3rd Annual UN Debate Cup contest among university students on the topic titled “Sustainable development and stable future must involve a deep respect for human rights and strengthening rule of law”. The event was dedicated to the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the UN and adoption of the post-2015 development agenda.