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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.  


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…  


Nature-based solutions ensure water and energy efficiency for improved livelihood

To solve the issues of water and energy efficiency of water intake from Layinsuv, the joint project of UNDP/GEF and the State Committee for water management of Turkmenistan built a partnership to…  


The First International Competition for students at school on Climate Change is open for applications

The aim of the competition is to attract school-children to work on the study and preparation of practical project development to solve problems related to climate change.  


Sustainable Cities in Turkmenistan: Integrated Green Urban Development in Ashgabat and Awaza

The development challenge of the project is to measurably reduce the negative impacts of urban growth in Turkmenistan while also advancing social and economic development goals. To this end, the…  


UNDP Gathers Experts and Stakeholders to Discuss Post-disaster Needs Assessment

UNDP, UN Environment and WB international experts experienced in post-disaster needs assessments have presented their expertise in PNDA methodology application in such areas such as water supply and…  


UNDP and Partners Introduce Innovative Solutions for Efficient use of Water and Energy

The project helps to preserve water resources to provide it to the local population of Kaahka town. It will decrease the volume of CO2 emissions by 240 tons and ensure energy efficiency by 486…  


Introduction of modern innovative technologies in the context of climate change

Under the conditions of climate change uneven surface of the fields intensifies land degradation and leads to large losses of water during the irrigation season. The goal of the trainings is to share…  

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