UNDP Turkmenistan Statement on the International Day for Biological Diversity 2016May 22, 2016Biodiversity is the foundation for life and for the essential services provided by ecosystems. It therefore underpins peoples’ livelihoods and sustainable development in all areas of activity, including economic sectors such as agriculture, forestry, fisheries and tourism, among others.
UNDP to help mix hearing impaired students with those who aren't in TurkmenistanApr 8, 2016In September 2016, Turkmenistan will introduce a ground-breaking new measure to enable hearing impaired students to share classes with all other students.
Measuring water consumption - basics of water saving technologiesApr 6, 2016United 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 DayApr 2, 2016The international community is now embarking on the challenge of realizing the ambitious and universal 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Equality for all: Training for Teachers and Lecture for Students on DisabilityMar 11, 2016The 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.
Member of the Blind and Deaf Society of Turkmenistan win 2015 Onkyo World Braille Essay ContestMar 3, 2016A 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).
Interview with Ben Slay, UNDP Senior Advisor, on HDR 2015Feb 22, 2016Interview with UNDP senior adviser on the goals and purpose of the Human Development Report 2015.
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.
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.