14 May 2018 - 19 May 2018

Ashgabat Stadium

International Family Day: Are you ready for the mini-marathon?

Mark your family calendars! 

A morning of mini-marathon, mini-football and sports activities will mark the International Family Day in Ashgabat. 

"Families and Inclusive societies" is the theme of the International Day in 2018.  

More than 100 participants are expected from the government partners, public organizations and NGOs, students and UN agencies, along with their families and friends.

Don't miss and join the fun at 9 a.m., Saturday, 19 May at the Ashgabat Stadium.




12 March 2018 - 23 March 2018

New York

UN Commission on the Status of Women delivers a blueprint to ensure the rights and development of rural women and girls.

The sixty-second session of the Commission on the Status of Women took place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 12 to 23 March 2018.

Representatives of Member States, UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from all regions of the world attended the session.  Turkmenistan was represented by Ms. Gurbangul Geldiyeva, Chair of the Women’s Union of Turkmenistan.


31 January 2018 - 13 April 2018

New York

The role of youth in building sustainable and resilient urban and rural communities- #YOUTH2030

Minister of Education, Head of Youth department at the Cabinet of Ministers, and the Deputy Head of Youth Organization of Turkmenistan met with more than 500 youth advocates at the UN ECOSOC Youth forum.