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 Annual work plan signed in cooperation with Turkmenistan and UNFPA
5 Apr
Annual work plan signed in cooperation with Turkmenistan and UNFPA

According to the State News Agency of Turkmenistan, on April 4, 2019, in the Parliament of Turkmenistan there was a signing of documents and programs with international organizations on ensuring the implementation of international obligations of Turkmenistan in the area of human rights and gender equality.   

The following documents were signed:

-The Joint Work Plan for 2019 of the Project “Assistance in implementation of the National Human Rights Action Plan of Turkmenistan for 2016-2020” between the Institute of State, Law and Democracy of Turkmenistan and the Representative office  of the UN Development Programme (UNDP) in Turkmenistan;

-The Joint Work Plan for 2019 of the Project “Supporting climate resilient live hoods in agriculture communities in drought-prone areas of Turkmenistan” between the Ministry of Agriculture and Nature Protection of Turkmenistan and the Representative office of the UN Development Programme (UNDP) in Turkmenistan;

-The Joint Work Plan for 2019 of the Project “Support to strengthening the system and mechanisms to promote gender equality” between Mejlis (the Parliament) of Turkmenistan and the United Nations Population Fund in Turkmenistan;

-The Joint Work Plan for 2019 of the Project “Support to strengthening the system and mechanisms to promote gender equality” between the Institute of State, Law and Democracy of Turkmenistan and the United Nations Population Fund in Turkmenistan;           

-“The Program of Cooperation for 2016-2020” and the “Rolling Work Plan 2019-2020 Partnerships for Child Rights” between the State Committee of Turkmenistan on Television, Radio broadcasting and Cinematography, the Central Council of the Women’s Union of Turkmenistan and the UNICEF Representative office in Turkmenistan.

In the process of perfecting the base of international-legal documents of Turkmenistan, a special attention is paid to close cooperation with the UN and other international structures which enables successful implementation of human rights and gender policy in the country.