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29 April 2022

UNFPA Country Director concludes his official visit to Turkmenistan

UNFPA Country Director Mr. Ronny Lindstrom concluded his official visit to Turkmenistan. The purpose of the visit was to take part in the UN Senior Experts’ Mission to Turkmenistan on Census, as well... Read more

28 April 2022

UNFPA organizes the UN Senior Experts’ Mission to Turkmenistan on Census

The United Nations Senior Level Expert Mission visited Turkmenistan this week to support preparation of the Government of Turkmenistan for the 2022 Population and Housing Census. A team of six senior... Read more

15 April 2022

UNFPA supports the Government of Turkmenistan in engaging the NGOs in the development of the CEDAW National Report

Inclusive consultations with the public and non-government organizations for the preparation of the Sixth Periodic National Report for the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination... Read more

3 March 2022

New #MenEngage Platform invites men and boys to champion gender equality in Turkmenistan

UNFPA, United Nations Population Fund launched the Men Engage (#ErkeklerHem) Platform to engage men and boys in promoting gender equality at home, in the workplace and in society.  The Campaign page... Read more

22 February 2022

Ethics matter in social media

Social media are set of tools for people to exchange information, audio, and video content and disseminate different ideas in a virtual community. On the other hand, the term ethics is defined as “... Read more

15 February 2022

Reproductive rights are about making free and healthy life choices, says Reproductologist

Dr. Maya Ahmedova is one of the leading reproductologist of Turkmenistan who is currently providing reproductive health and rights counseling at one of the Hotlines on health and well-being of women... Read more

14 February 2022

NGO Keyik Okara bring critical relief to women amid domestic violence

After losing her husband, 36-year old Sulgun was gently encouraged by her in-laws family to move back with her parents. At a constant care of her 11-year-old son Serdar who has a disability, she... Read more

10 February 2022

7 ways employers can support men to be more engaged fathers

Family-friendly workplace policies can make a big difference in expanding choices for both men and women Balancing work and family isn’t easy for anyone: while women are still too often expected to... Read more

7 January 2022

Winners of the Census 2022 Slogan and Logo Contest Awarded

The State Statistics Committee of Turkmenistan jointly with UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency and UNICEF, UN's Children Fund awarded the winners of the Slogan... Read more

29 November 2021

Gender equality – fruit to a prosperous future

Equality is about ensuring that every individual has an equal opportunity to make the most of their lives and talents. It is also the belief that no one should have poorer life chances because of the... Read more