EU-BOMNAF Upgrades Border Crossing Point (BCP) Aqina on the Afghan-Turkmen border
Jun 19, 2017
To improve legitimate flow of people and goods and enhance counter trafficking capacity, UNDP’s EU-BOMNAF Project recently completed construction of a new facility for passport control, registration, customs inspection, and vehicle search as part of an upgrade project of the Border Crossing Point (BCP) at Aqina, in Faryab Province, northwest Afghanistan, on the Afghanistan-Turkmenistan border. The facility also includes public toilet and shower rooms for male and female, and fencing around 180,000 square metres of enclosed area to improve security. The works were undertaken by Oxus Bakhtar Engineering & Construction Company, utilizing local labour from Andkhoy district and specialists from Mazar-e-Sharif. The facility is connected with the local water supply system and city power supplied from Andkhoy district.
Government of Tajikistan and United Nations in Tajikistan jointly held a high-level conference on partnership for sustainable development in Dushanbe
Jun 14, 2017
12 June 2017, Dushanbe, Kohi Navruz. Government of Tajikistan and United Nations system in Tajikistan jointly held a high-level conference on partnership for sustainable development during the visit of H.E. UN Secretary-General Mr. António Guterres to Tajikistan. The conference was opened by H.E. President of Tajikistan Mr. Emomali Rahmon, and H.E. UN Secretary-General Mr. António Guterres gave a key note address. It was attended by several Ministers and high-level officials from governmental agencies, diplomatic corps and representatives of development agencies, civil society, private sector and scientific institutions.
Roundtable for National Adaptation Plan to cope with Climate Change
Jun 9, 2017
9 June 2017, Dushanbe, Tajikistan: A roundtable was held by UNDP aimed at initiating development of National Adaptation Planning process (NAP) focused on integrating climate adaptation into sectoral policies and strategies in Tajikistan.
‘Connect with Nature’ on the World Environment Day
Jun 6, 2017
Dushanbe, June 5th, 2017 the campaign for nature celebrating World Environment Day in Tajikistan’s has been held in two largest cities: Dushanbe and Khujand. The campaign exposed the way to an improved stewardship of our planet and in turn keep citizens healthy.
UNDP Strengthens Emergency Preparedness and Response Capacities of the Committee of Emergency Situations and Civil Defence
May 15, 2017
On 15 May 2017, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Tajikistan handed over eleven vehicles to the Committee of Emergency Situations and Civil Defenсe (CoES) under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan to strengthen their search and rescue capacity.
UNDAF Joint Annual Review meeting, 11 May 2017 Opening Remarks by Dr. Pratibha Mehta UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative
May 11, 2017
The total budget of UNDAF in five years in $ 363 Million from core and non - core resources. About 1/3rd budget is still needed and UN is committed to making all efforts to mobilize resources. However, experience show that timely delivery and effective results are extremely important in building confidence and interest of donors.
ANOTHER STEP TOWARDS IMPROVING COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE
Apr 27, 2017
27- April 2017 in Tajikobod village of Dusti district the opening ceremony of newly built and equipped medical house was held in the framework of UNDP Tajikistan project on “Livelihood Improvement in Tajik-Afghan Cross-border Areas" (LITACA), financed by the Government of Japan through JICA Tajikistan.
Statement by Dr. Pratibha Mehta UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative in Tajikistan during the Voluntary National Review meeting held in Ministry of economic Development and trade of RT, April 25, 2017
Apr 25, 2017
It is my pleasure to welcome you all on behalf of the United Nations at this event to discuss implementation of Agenda 2030, Sustainable Development Goals in Tajikistan. As you know, UN Member States including Tajikistan adopted the Agenda 2030 with 17 SDGs in September 2015 in New York and committed to focus on People, Peace, Prosperity for all and preservation of our Planet earth.
Houses for 18 flood affected Households in Sari Chashma jamoat of Shamsiddin Shohin (Shurobod) district, Khatlon province
Apr 21, 2017
Khatlon Province, Tajikistan, 21 April, 2017. In April 20th, 2017, UNDP Tajikistan in cooperation with the Local Executive Authorities of Khatlon Province officially handed over 18 three-roomed single-unit houses to the to 18 households, whose houses were destroyed by flood and mudslides in Sari Chashma Jamoat of Shamsiddin Shohin (Shurobod) district in 2014.
Leader of the Nation, President of the Republic of Tajikistan Mr. Emomali Rahmon met with the UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative Dr. Pratibha Mehta
Apr 12, 2017
On April 11, 2017, President of Republic of Tajikistan Mr. Emomali Rahmon met with United Nations Resident Coordinator Dr. Pratibha Mehta. The current state and prospects of cooperation between Tajikistan and UN have been discussed.