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UNDP participates in national landscaping program

Approximately 5,900 seedlings of fruit and berry crops were planted on an area of about 4.0 ha of the research site in Geokdepe.  


UNDP and the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection of Turkmenistan held a working meeting to develop a draft National Strategy for Waste Management

Participants touched upon issues of existing legislation in the field of waste management, the work of the project and the national consultant on the analysis of the current situation and improving…  


Vermicomposting - A Source of Alternative Income for Women in Agriculture

For several women in the Daikhan association “Vatan” and “Parakhat” of the Lebap province, the production of vermicompost (biohumus) has become the main activity that ensures the family's income and…  


Plastic Waste Management - First Step Towards Integrated Urban Development

In October 2019, the UNDP / GEF project purchased and installed metal containers for the collection and further disposal of plastic waste.  


UNDP and partners improve environmental monitoring systems in Ashgabat

Within the framework of the joint project “Sustainable Cities in Turkmenistan: Integrated Green Urban Development in Ashgabat and Awaza”, specialized equipment was purchased and installed to assess…  


UNDP Signs MoU with KSB Company to Reduce Carbon Footprint in Turkmenistan

KSB demonstrated its commitment to UN values by becoming a member of the UN Global Compact in 2010 and thereby linking its business practice to the Millennium Development Goals and then to Sustainable…  


Solar Energy to Power Water Supply in the Heart of Karakum Desert

Solar power supply systems with total electric capacity of 10 kW have been installed to demonstrate renewable-energy applications and encourage local population to use clean energy instead of…  


Innovation and adaptation to climate change in the heart of the desert

The restoration of Esenaman site and the catchment area on it will allow sheep flocks to be moved 30-35 km inland to the sands and will provide an opportunity for pastures of the Adjy Guyy site (30 km…  


Scaling up laser land leveling technology application in Turkmenistan

To solve the problems of irrigated agriculture due to the effects of climate change, it is necessary to carry out measures and introduce technologies to save water resources by reducing the irrational…  


Water experts discuss modern metering methods for water flow in irrigation systems

Our project conducts research in the field of rational use of water and water regulation. We regularly share our accumulated knowledge in the field of water use, including water metering and water use…  

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