UNDP Presents Preliminary Report on Assessment of Vulnerability of Farming Regions to Climate Change
May 16, 2017
The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) conducted a series of three workshops with participation of more than 60 representatives of national agencies and local public associations to discuss preliminary results of vulnerability assessment and adaptation to climate change in local communities of Lebap and Dashoguz regions.
UN and Partners Hold Roundtable on Implementation of the Law on Ombudsperson
May 11, 2017
Mejlis of Turkmenistan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), OSCE, UN Office of High Commissioner for Human Rights and UNICEF held a roundtable discussion on implementation of the Law on Ombudsman.
International Conference on Energy Efficiency in Turkmenistan
May 4, 2017
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Global Environment Facility (GEF) and the Government of Turkmenistan held an international conference on the topic “Improving energy efficiency in residential building sector of Turkmenistan” took place on the occasion of completing the project in the field of energy efficiency in Turkmenistan. National partner of the project state concern “Turkmengaz”.
UNDP Executive Board welcomes appointment of Achim Steiner as new Administrator
Apr 20, 2017
The President of the Executive Board of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today welcomed the appointment of Achim Steiner as the Organization’s new Administrator.
UNDP support development of the national adaptation plan for Turkmenistan
Apr 18, 2017
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held a roundtable discussion on preparation of the national adaptation plan to climate change. During the discussion, participants addressed goals and targets of each national agency on the topic of climate change and considered the existing base for creating of NAP.
Support to Innovation in Agriculture to Combat Climate Change
Apr 13, 2017
UNDP held a study visit to Israel for seven experts of the national agencies of Turkmenistan. The study tour took place under the project “Supporting climate resilient livelihoods in agricultural communities in drought-prone areas of Turkmenistan” funded by the Special Climate Change Fund (SCCF) of the Global Environment Facility.
UNDP, Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources Discuss Scientific Research Projects
Apr 11, 2017
About 20 representatives of the national agencies and scientific research institutions discussed current state and gradual implementation of the project by UNDP and the Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources to create a pilot research site in Geokdepe. Participants of the roundtable noted that UNDP/GEF project has already completed many tasks at the 145 ha of land, however, more work has to be done in 2017.
UNDP Human Development Reports Ashgabat
Apr 4, 2017
More than 300 representatives of youth, government officials, public associations and international development organizations took part in the launch conference of the United Nations Development Programme Global and Regional Human Development Reports 2016.
Safety nets vital to counter rise of exclusion in Europe and Central Asia
Mar 21, 2017
Tackling discrimination, joblessness, and unequal political participation key to region’s continued progress, UNDP’s latest global Human Development Report finds.
UNDP and Academy of Civil Service under the President of Turkmenistan are ready to sign a cooperation agreement
Mar 16, 2017
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) initiated a coordination meeting with the partner agencies to discuss the upcoming projects with the Academy of Civil Service under the President of Turkmenistan.