New UN Resident Coordinator accredited to Turkmenistan
Jan 11, 2017
Today, Ms. Elena Panova, new United Nations Resident Coordinator in Turkmenistan, has presented her credentials to His Excellency Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, President of Turkmenistan.
UNDP/GEF Launch New Project on Climate Change and Economic Activity
Dec 23, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Environment Fund (GEF) together with the national partner State Committee for Nature Protection of Turkmenistan launched a new project “Support to the economic climate resilient livelihoods in agricultural communities in arid regions of Turkmenistan”.
Turkmenistan’s Central TB Lab Scores Excellent in Quality Assessment
Dec 19, 2016
The Centralized Laboratory for Infectious Diseases of Turkmenistan has passed quality certification for external quality assessment by the Supra-national Reference Laboratory in Germany.
More than 50 Reps of Government and Civil Society of Turkmenistan Meet First Time to Discuss Cooperation Prospects
Dec 7, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme jointly with the National Institute of Democracy and Human Rights under the President of Turkmenistan held two-day Round-table "Role of public associations for sustainable development".
How Building Codes help save energy?
Dec 2, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme and the Global Environment Fund promote introduction of the energy efficiency in the residential buildings sector of Turkmenistan.
New UN House Opened in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
Nov 28, 2016
H.E Mr Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov President of Turkmenistan and H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations took part in the opening ceremony of the new UN House in Ashgabat.
UNDP Takes Part in the First Global Sustainable Transport Conference in Ashgabat
Nov 28, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) took part in the first-ever global conference on sustainable transport hosted by the Government of Turkmenistan. The conference took place under the auspices of the UN Secretary General Mr. Ban Ki-moon.
UNDP Supports Turkmenistan to Design a Monitoring System to measure progress in implementing Human Rights
Nov 11, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held a consultation meeting with the Interdepartmental Commission on Treaty Bodies and International Humanitarian Law and a workshop for the members of the Working Group of the Commission to discuss Monitoring and Evaluation system for National Action Plans of Turkmenistan in the area of human rights.
Towards a Common Vision for the 2030 Agenda in Central Asia
Nov 4, 2016
In November 2016, Almaty hosts a High-level Regional Conference “Common Vision for the 2030 Agenda in CA”, organized by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in conjunction with The Regional Environmental Centre for Central Asia (CAREC) as a regional entity working on environmental issues across Central Asia.
New Regulations in Turkmenistan: Empowering Water Users’ Groups
Oct 19, 2016
The Mejlis of Turkmenistan has approved the law on the adoption and enforcement of the Water Code of Turkmenistan. The newly adopted code includes articles that enable community-based management of water resources by expanding the authority over management of the water resources to the water users’ groups and associations.