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16 December 2020

Preventing male infertility from the childhood

UNFPA Turkmenistan supports the health system in strengthening the male reproductive health services in the country.  The five-day course for more than 40 andrologists and child surgeons was... Read more

11 December 2020

UNFPA and the Government sign work plans in the areas of health, gender and data

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund and the Government of Turkmenistan signed three work plan, which will enhance efforts to meet the country’s development goals. The  work plans were signed... Read more

9 December 2020

National Action Plan on Gender Equality for 2021-2025 signed by the Government

The Government of Turkmenistan signed the National Action Plan for Gender Equality (NAPGE) for 2021-2025. The second NAPGE is a comprehensive policy document, which identifies national goals,... Read more

24 November 2020

UNFPA launches #ErkeklerHem campaign to engage men in advancing gender equality and ending violence against women

UNFPA launches #ErkeklerHem (#MenEngage) campaign on the 16 Days of Activism to fight violence against women and girls. UNFPA invites men and boys to participate in to advancing gender equality and... Read more

17 November 2020

Five-year partnership in procurement of the government-funded lifesaving medical equipment

Within the framework of the partnership with the Ministry of Health and Medical Industry, UNFPA supported the Ministry in provision of the government-funded lifesaving medical equipment at the... Read more

13 November 2020

UN, Government are developing a draft State Program on Youth Policy for 2021-2025

UN and Government of Turkmenistan have kicked a series of workshops to develop draft State Program on Youth Policy for 2021-2025 as part of the UN-Government partnership in the area of youth to... Read more

12 November 2020

Despite global COVID-19 crisis, governments uphold support for women’s and girls’ health and rights, one year after historic Summit

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to take a heavy toll on the health and economies of countries around the world, governments, non-governmental organizations, international financial institutions... Read more

10 November 2020

UNFPA supports development of the National strategy on comprehensive response to cervical cancer in Turkmenistan

UNFPA supports the Ministry of Health and Medical Industry in the development of the National Strategy on comprehensive response to cervical cancer. The Strategy is envisioned to be in line with the... Read more

20 October 2020

Trusting statistics to tell the story

Statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem on World Statistics Day, 20 October 2020   A statistic is not only a number – it tells a human story. It speaks of people’s health and well-... Read more

16 October 2020

Youth-adult dialogue puts forward innovative forms of youth participation in Turkmenistan

Skill-based online workshop equipped the youth specialists and young people with skills to engage meaningfully in the development of the State Programme on Youth Policy, and its realization. The... Read more