Governance, Economic Diversification and Inclusive Growth
UNDP in Turkmenistan contributes to strengthening democratic principles, improving economic performance and fostering high living standards by supporting the development of responsive national institutions, strengthening human potential and nurturing inclusive participation in line with national development plans and priorities, including the SDGs. This includes improving national capacity to report to United Nations treaty bodies, increasing participation in the regional and global economic and trade processes, enhancing national employment and labour capacities and modernizing public administration.
UNDP has proved an indispensable and reliable partner in promoting and effectively supporting Turkmenistan’s efforts to improve the democratic governance processes in the country. UNDP provides its resources, knowledge and expertise for the Government of Turkmenistan to ensure the enabling environment and capable institutions to promote economic diversification and sustainable growth. UNDP supports Turkmenistan in achieving inclusive growth and social equality of men and women from all walks of life to ensure their effective participation in development of the national strategies and policies as well as comprehensive socio-economic integration of all vulnerable groups.more
UNDP promotes inclusive growth through introduction of equal employment opportunities for people with disabilities under the National Human Rights Action Plan 2016-2020
The initiative included creating the first mixed group of students including 11 with hearing impairments. All graduates received job offers from private and public sectors. more