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  • Private sector, NGOs ready to be part of Voluntary National Review

    Private sector, NGOs ready to be part of Voluntary National Review

    2 November 2018, Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. United Nations in Turkmenistan has hosted another meeting to prepare for the Voluntary National Review (VNR) within High Level Political Forum (HLPF) where Turkmenistan will present its progress on implementing the 2030 Agenda in 2019. This time the participants represented private sector and non– governmental organizations.

  • “100 Days against Trafficking in Persons”

    “100 Days against Trafficking in Persons”

    Interview with Koen Marquering, Manager of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime Criminal Justice Program in Central Asia

  • SDGs reach out to people through dances

    SDGs reach out to people through dances

    October 28, 2018, Ashgabat. It has been a unique way to convey the main message of the 2030 Agenda to public at large. About 300 young people have been able to present 17 SDGs through modern dances

  • SDG Youth Ambassadors Contest Launched

    SDG Youth Ambassadors Contest Launched

    24 October 2018, Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. UN in Turkmenistan and the National SDG Center have kicked off SDG Youth Ambassadors Contest at UN House. The participants including the representatives of universities, NGOs, mass media and youth were introduced to the concept of the contest and its objectives.

International UN Calendar 2018

 

1 October International Day of Older Persons 

1 October (first Monday in October) World Habitat Day 

2 October International Day of Non-Violence  

5 October World Teachers’ Day 

9 October World Post Day  

10 October World Mental Health Day 

11 October International Day of the Girl Child 

13 October International Day for Disaster Reduction 

13 October (second Saturday of October) World Migratory Bird Day  

15 October International Day of Rural Women 

16 October World Food Day  

17 October International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 

20 October World Statistics Day 

24 October United Nations Day  

24 October World Development Information Day  

27 October World Day for Audiovisual Heritage  

31 October World Cities Day