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  • UNDP assists in preparations of national report on Economic, Social, Cultural, Rights UNDP assists in preparations of national report on Economic, Social, Cultural, Rights

    ASHGABAT, 18-19 August 2016 – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held a two-day workshop with the Working Group of Interministerial Committee on UN Treaty Body obligations of Turkmenistan on preparation of the second national periodic report on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ESCR).

  • 12 August - International Youth Day 12 August - International Youth Day

    Ashgabat, TURKMENISTAN – Each year, on 12th August the world celebrates International Youth Day. According to the UN, today an unprecedented number - 1.8 billion young people live in the world, which represent the enormous capacity and the ability to transform the future for the better.

  • UNODC conducts workshop for State Customs Service UNODC conducts workshop for State Customs Service

    ASHGABAT, 1-4 August 2016 – Within the framework of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and World Customs Organization Container Control Programme (GLOG80 project), the UNODC Programme Office in Turkmenistan has conducted a four-day mentorship workshop at the International Customs Terminal

  • Deputy Ministers agree what SDGs to be implement in Turkmenistan over the next 15 years Deputy Ministers agree what SDGs to be implement in Turkmenistan over the next 15 years

    ASHGABAT, 2 August 2016 – Deputy ministers from over 30 ministries, NGOs and Heads of UN country team members met to finalize the list of SDGs, targets and indicators to be nationally adopted for implementation by Turkmenistan over the next 15 years.

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