New Tasks to Stop Climate Change
May 8, 2017
Dashoguz is the regional in the north of Turkmenistan. It borders with Uzbekistan and people are traditionally involved into agriculture and cattle breeding. Local produce diary and meat products, pastry and bread; grow vegetables and fruit, cotton and wheat. However, Dashoguz receives only 4-5 billion cubic meters of water resources of Amu Darya which feeds southern regional of Central Asia.
UNDP Promotes Modern Approaches to the Design and Construction of Energy-efficient Residential Buildings
May 5, 2017
More than 30 representatives of the national professionals in the field of designing residential buildings took part in a training to support compliance and enforcement of the revised building codes for improving energy efficiency of the residential buildings.
UNDP Transfers Knowledge on Automatically Controlled Heating
May 1, 2017
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held an on-site training on installation and maintenance of automated heat controls in 5 pilot multi-unit residential buildings for 8 experts of Ashgabat residential communal services maintaining the pilot buildings.
The First Ombudsman of Turkmenistan Takes Part in the Workshop on newly-established NHRIs in Central Asia
Apr 24, 2017
Exploring how NHRIs can use their unique role and functions to drive long-term change was the focus of a workshop, held in Astana, Kazakhstan.
UNDP and National Partners Discuss Project on Disaster Risk Reduction
Apr 21, 2017
UNDP and the Ministry of Defense of Turkmenistan Civil Defense Department presented a new project proposal on disaster risk reduction 2017-2020 during the working meeting with line ministries. The project will help align Turkmenistan's efforts with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030.
Energy-efficient single-family homes: Twofold energy savings
Apr 19, 2017
Development of single-family housing is one of the high-priority areas for providing the citizens of Turkmenistan with affordable, comfortable housing. UNDP/GEF is working to implement the integrated design and construction of buildings, including single-family houses, that combine comfort and energy efficiency.
Essay Competition “My role in achieving Sustainable Development Goals”
Jan 31, 2017
UNDP invites journalists of the national and private print media, as well as news reporters and other representatives of the mass media working in Turkmenistan to participate in the essay contest.
Promoting Innovation and New Technology: UNDP Holds Series of Trainings on Water-Saving for Adaptation to Climate Change
Dec 27, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme and the Adaptation Fund held a series of trainings on the topic “Development of water-saving technologies for adaptation to climate change”.
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.
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.