Regional ministerial conference of Central Asian states on prevention and response to emergencies and natural disasters kicks off in AshgabatNov 24, 2015United Nations Development Program (UNDP) together with the Ministry of Defense of Turkmenistan holds the Central Asian regional ministerial conference on prevention and response to emergencies and natural disasters.
UNDP launches a new project on energy efficiency in water management system of TurkmenistanNov 23, 2015The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) together with the Ministry of Water Economy of Turkmenistan launched a new project “Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy for Sustainable Water Management in Turkmenistan”. The inception seminar took place in Awaza touristic zone, Turkmenbashi city on November 18-19, 2015.
United Nations Country Team and the Government of Turkmenistan holds the first meeting of the joint technical group on nationalization of SDGsNov 17, 2015United Nations Country Team and the Government of Turkmenistan held the first meeting of the joint technical group on nationalization of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
UNDP holds roundtables on development of national strategy on DRR in TurkmenistanNov 15, 2015United National Development Program (UNDP) in Turkmenistan held two roundtables dedicated to the development of a National Strategy on disaster risk reduction (DRR) and emergency situations in Turkmenistan.
Civil Service Academy of Turkmenistan discusses the prospects of introducing e-governanceNov 13, 2015More than 20 information technology specialists from government institutions discussed possibilities of introducing information and communication technologies (ICT) in public service delivery in Turkmenistan during a two-day round table. The event was hosted by the Civil Service Academy under the President of Turkmenistan and funded by the United National Development Programme (UNDP).
UN, Government of Turkmenistan convene consultations on SDGs nationalization processNov 7, 2015The United Nations agencies in Turkmenistan held the first meeting at the deputy ministers’ level kicking off the roll-out process of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) that were approved by the UNGA on 25th September 2015.
UNDP holds national form on social inclusion and advancing of the employment opportunities for persons with disabilitiesNov 7, 2015United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Turkmenistan and its national partner Blind and Deaf Society of Turkmenistan (BDST) held a National Forum “State is guarantor of professional education and further employment of people with disabilities”.
Turkmen NGOs and UN staff raise their awareness on Human Rights up FrontOct 21, 2015The United Nations Country Team (UNCT) organized a briefing for the Turkmen NGOs and UN staff on the purpose and main elements of the Human Rights up Front (HRuF), initiative proposed and directed by the UN Secretary General office.
UNDP supports the Interagency commission to prepare periodic report on implementation of CERDOct 9, 2015United National Development Program (UNDP) is supporting the Institute of Democracy and Human Rights under the President of Turkmenistan and Inter-agency commission on implementation of international obligations in the field of human rights and humanitarian law to prepare its 3rd periodic report on the implementation of the International convention on elimination of all forms of racial discrimination.
United Nations Country Team in Turkmenistan kicks off UN Day celebrations 2015, highlighting the importance of supporting an inclusive approach to people with disabilitiesOct 7, 2015The United Nations agencies in Turkmenistan held the first 2015 UN Day celebration event on Saturday 3rd October with a number of Turkmen NGOs, who support people with disabilities. The event was organized to highlight the important role that NGOs have in Turkmenistan and the need for a greater focus on supporting people with disabilities and their families.