Ashgabat Statement on Commitments and Policy Recommendations of the Global Sustainable Transport Conference
Nov 30, 2016
As an integral part of the United Nations commitment and strategy to advance sustainable development and combat climate change, the UN Secretary-General convened the first-ever Global Sustainable Transport Conference on 26-27 November 2016, in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.
Statement by UNDP Administrator Helen Clark World AIDS Day 2016 Statement December 1
Nov 30, 2016
This World AIDS Day serves as a reminder of the urgent need to come together as a global community and recommit ourselves to ending AIDS as a public health threat by 2030—one of the targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Turkmenistan shares its experience on SDG roll out at the Global Sustainable Transport Conference
Nov 28, 2016
During the Global Sustainable Transport Conference held on 26-27 November 2016, the UN Country Team jointly with the Government of Turkmenistan held a side event on the SDG roll out process in Turkmenistan.
UNDP Promotes Civil Society in Turkmenistan
Oct 24, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held a four-day workshop on enhancing skills on project development and management the representatives of the public organizations of Turkmenistan.
University Students debate whether youth should monitor implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Oct 21, 2016
On the eve of the UN Day marked worldwide on 24 October, the UN family and the Government of Turkmenistan have held a students’ debate for the UN Debate Cup. The debate motion was: “Can youth monitor the implementation of SDGs?”
National ministries and UN Agencies discussed integration of Sustainable Development Goals into national programs, plans and strategies
Oct 20, 2016
The Turkmen Government and United Nations discussed the next steps in integrating the approved Sustainable Development Goals into 2017 national plans and medium term programs.
Parliament of Turkmenistan ratifies Paris Agreement on Climate Change
Oct 16, 2016
The Mejlis of Turkmenistan has ratified the Paris Agreement approved at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP-21) in Paris on 12 December, 2015 and signed by Turkmenistan on 23 September, 2016 at the UN Headquarters in New York.
Why was the topic of sustainable cities included into the list of the Sustainable Development Goals? - Interview with Mark Chao, UNDP International Experts on Energy, Environment and Climate Change
Sep 19, 2016
UNDP explores the topic of sustainable cities in the light of Sustainable Development Goals.
UNDP Statement on Turkmenistan Decision to Sign Paris Agreement
Aug 30, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) salutes the decision of the Government of Turkmenistan to sign Paris Agreement, which was adopted on 12 December 2015.
Stop Social Stigma : How much do you know about TB?
Aug 11, 2016
Interview with UNDP TB Lab Specialist Svetlana Tomasova. This interview is part of UNDP/Global Fund information campaign on TB.