UNDP visits the 145 ha research site where they will work with government to research many irrigation related issues
Feb 26, 2016
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Resident Representative Jacinta Barrins and Deputy Resident Representative Vitalie Vremis visited two sites as part of the joint government-UNDP project “Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy for Sustainable Water Management in Turkmenistan”.
UNDP at 50: An investment in UN’s key role in development
Feb 24, 2016
As it marks 50 years at the frontlines of international development, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) should be seen as an investment in the UN’s critical role in helping to build a world free of poverty and inequality, said UNDP Administrator Helen Clark.
UNDP and Ministry of Economy and Development of Turkmenistan discuss macroeconomic stability and medium term development perspectives
Feb 19, 2016
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Ministry of Economy and Development held a round table discussion with participation of the relevant economic and financial institutions of Turkmenistan on the medium term economic development perspectives of Turkmenistan.
Human Development Report 2015 launched in Turkmenistan
Feb 18, 2016
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) together with the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection have officially launched the Human Development Report 2015 titled “Work for Human Development”.
In focus: Professional education and rehabilitation of persons with disabilities
Feb 18, 2016
Representatives of Ministry of Education of Turkmenistan, Textile College, Construction College, Medical College and the Blind and Deaf Society of Turkmenistan took part in UNDP-organized five-day study visit to Croatia. The visit was arranged in the framework of the joint UNDP BDST project “Enhancing social inclusion of people with disabilities through mainstreaming inclusive approach into the vocational trainings institutions”.
Third Forum on Implementation of the Biodiversity Convention in Turkmenistan
Dec 29, 2015
The Ministry of Nature Protection of Turkmenistan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held the third national biodiversity forum with participation of the national partners and stakeholders in order to draw conclusions of the GEF-funded “National Biodiversity Planning to Support the implementation of the CBD 2011-2020 Strategic Plan in Turkmenistan” (NBSAP) project.
UN and the Government of Turkmenistan hold the First Consultation Meeting on Adaptation of SDGs
Dec 24, 2015
The United Nations agencies jointly with the Government of Turkmenistan and non-state technical experts met to launch the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
“Address challenges and seize opportunities of the new world of work”, UNDP urges
Dec 16, 2015
2 billion people lifted out of low human development, in last 25 years, now focus on work is needed to galvanize progress, alerts the 2015 Human Development Report.
UN Assistant Secretary General, Assistant Administrator and Director of UNDP Regional Bureau for Europe and the CIS visits Turkmenistan on the Neutrality Day
Dec 14, 2015
The Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations, Assistant Administrator and Director of UNDP’s Regional Bureau for Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent states, Cihan Sultanoglu visited Turkmenistan on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Permanent Neutrality status of the country.
Energy management conference with participation of national stakeholders of Turkmenistan
Dec 8, 2015
The conference on energy management was held by GEF-funded, joint UNDP-Government project “Improving energy efficiency in the residential buildings sector of Turkmenistan”. Participants discussed research and results of UNDP project activities, as well as the goals, objectives and potential impact of introducing energy management in the residential buildings sector.