UNDP Holds the First Interactive Dialogue on Climate Change
Apr 22, 2016
The First Interactive Dialogue on Climate Change in Turkmenistan was organized by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to mark the Earth Day and the first day of signing the Paris Agreement.
Turkmenistan signs the Partnership Framework for Development 2016-2020 with the United Nations
Apr 7, 2016
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs along with the United Nations (UN) has signed the Partnership Framework for Development (PFD) for the period of 2016-2020.
Interagency Working Group discusses on National Action Plan on Rational Use of Energy in the Residential Buildings Sector
Mar 25, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held the third session of the inter-agency working group on development of the National Action Plan on Energy Efficiency in Residential Buildings Sector of Turkmenistan.
First Computer Literacy Trainings for Disabled Completed within UNDP's Social Inclusion Project
Mar 25, 2016
Four groups of persons with disability (2 groups of deaf and 2 groups of blind) of 19 persons in total, have successfully completed a 3-month computer literacy and internet use training.
TB Services of Dashoguz region Receive a New Modern Laboratory
Mar 23, 2016
In the end of 2015, the UNDP project “Purposeful strengthening and Expanding of Qualified Services on TB Diagnostics and Treatment in Turkmenistan” has renovated a TB laboratory in Dashoguz region. Now TB patients and persons undergoing testing for TB do not need to travel to Ashgabat to receive their tests.
National Action Plan on Human Rights launched in Turkmenistan
Mar 17, 2016
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan together with the Turkmen National Institute of Democracy and Human Rights under the President of Turkmenistan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held official launch of the National Human Rights Action Plan 2016-2020”.
National forum on vocational training for people with disabilities
Mar 7, 2016
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Ministry of Textile Industry of Turkmenistan held National Forum to discuss the revision of the program of the 10 month vocational training courses of Textile College to accommodate the needs of the people with disabilities.
17 days of consultations on nationalizing SDGs kicks off in Turkmenistan
Mar 2, 2016
The Government of Turkmenistan and the United Nations Country Team (UNCT) has launched consultations to discuss the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) becoming one the first countries initiating a structured process to discussing the nationalization of the global SDGs.
National consultations on adopting SDGs
Mar 2, 2016
The list of summaries for each consultation led by UNDP.
Members of Mejlis of Turkmenistan pay study visit to Czech Republic
Mar 1, 2016
Members of the Mejlis (Parliament) of Turkmenistan completed a study visit to the Czech Republic on capacity building for law-making within UNDP’s project of support “Support for the Parliament to increase the capacity of representative bodies in Turkmenistan”. The visit took place on February 21-27, 2016.