UNDP assists in preparations of national report on Economic, Social, Cultural, RightsAug 19, 2016The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held a two-day workshop with the Working Group of Interministerial Committee on UN Treaty Body obligations of Turkmenistan on preparation of the second national periodic report on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ESCR).
Promoting Sustainable Development of the Cities of TurkmenistanAug 5, 2016The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the State Committee for Nature Protection and Land Management held a workshop to discuss the idea and collect recommendations for the new project on sustainable urban development.
Lessons Learned and Experience to Adapt: Study Visit to BelarusAug 3, 2016UNDP hosted a senior level meeting with deputy ministers of line agencies who took part in the study visit of the Turkmen energy experts to Belarus on June 25 – July 2 under UNDP/GEF project “Improving Energy Efficiency in the Residential Building Sector of Turkmenistan”.
Setting the Stage for Implementation of the National Human Rights Action PlanJul 20, 2016A one-day workshop was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to discuss and agree on the lead agency who would coordinate the implementation of each of the actions of the National Human Rights Action Plan (NHRAP), 2016- 2020.
UNDP Promotes the establishment of Water Users’ Groups in Turkmenistan to Ensure Sustainable Use of WaterJul 19, 2016Thirty representatives of the three areas of the GEF-funded project “Addressing Climate Change Risks to Farming Systems in Turkmenistan at National and Community Level” came together for a four-day training to share and discuss their current water use practices and to learn how to establish water users’ groups (WUGs).
Turkmen energy experts visit Belarus to learn how they include energy efficiency measures in residential buildingsJul 15, 2016A group of energy experts from Turkmenistan visited Belarus on June 25 – July 2 to learn their practices and experience in how they include energy efficiency measures in the construction of residential houses.
UNDP and OHCHR together with the Government reviews the draft Law on the OmbudsmanJul 11, 2016On 8-9 July 2016 at the Parliament of Turkmenistan, UNDP and OHCHR together with the members of the Working Group drafting the Law discussed article by article of the draft Law on Human Rights Commissioner (Ombudsman law) in Turkmenistan.
UNDP and Turkmenistan Sign the Country Programme Action Plan 2016- 2020Jun 23, 2016At the ceremony in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of Turkmenistan have signed the Country Programme Action Plan, 2016- 2020 (CPAP) and the arrangements for cost – sharing over the five year period.
UNDP Seminar on Improved Reporting on TB diagnosis in TurkmenistanJun 6, 2016The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held a seminar on reporting within the new Global Fund grant focused on multi-drug resistant TB (MDR-TB).
UNDP and National Partners to Launch a New Project on Climate ChangeMay 20, 2016The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) together with the National Committee for Nature Protection of Turkmenistan held the final discussion on the draft project proposal to be submitted to the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkmenistan.