Towards Improving Disaster Risk Reduction and Response capacities in Tajikistan. Press Release
Jan 19, 2017
Dushanbe, 19 January, 2017. The first joint Steering Committee meeting of projects recently launched within UNDP Disaster Risk Management Programme for the period of 2016-2021 has been conducted with participation of all contributing agencies, national implementing stakeholders and international partners.
48000 POPULATION BENEFITED AS A RESULT OF PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION IN RASHT VALLEY
Jan 12, 2017
Dushanbe, 10 January, 2017. The last Steering Committee meeting of “Empowering Rural Communities with Better Livelihood and Social Protection” project, jointly implemented by UNDP, UNICEF, UNFPA, UN Women and UN WFP for the last three years has been conducted with participation of the representatives of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of RT, Rasht valley authorities, SDC and UN Agencies.
Meeting of the National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Tajikistan
Dec 26, 2016
The Secretariat of the Platform presented the draft National Disaster Risk Management Strategy for 2017-2030 followed by discussion of its components, action plans, funding and implementation mechanisms.
EU-BOMNAF EQUIPPING BORDER POLICE UNITS IN NORTHERN AFGHANISTAN
Dec 21, 2016
As well as infrastructure and training provision, UNDP’s EU-BOMNAF project also supplies the Afghan Border Police with essential equipment to increase the efficiency and capacity of border police units on Afghanistan’s northern border.
UNDP’s EU-BOMNAF DONATES QUAD BIKES TO AFGHAN BORDER POLICE
Dec 16, 2016
On 16 December 2016, UNDP’s EU-BOMNAF project of delivered and handed over All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) quad bikes to the Afghan Border Police in Northern Afghanistan.
Global Applause – Give Volunteers a Hand!
Dec 5, 2016
“Volunteering is not just noble, but necessary. Let us give a round of an applause for all volunteers who are working for improving lives of others, and encourage those to volunteer, who wish to help making the world a better place,” says UN Resident Coordinator in Tajikistan Pratibha Mehta.
TRANSFORMING SOCIAL ASSISTANCE AT HOME UNITS IS CONTRIBUTION TO CLOSURE OF GAPS IN SOCIAL SERVICE PROVISION IN THE REPUBLIC OF TAJIKISTAN
Nov 7, 2016
November 3, 2016, Dushanbe, Tajikistan –UN Joint Advocacy Project on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS, UNDP, UNFPA, UNICEF) with technical support from the Social Protection Department of the Ministry of Health and Social Protection of the Population of the Republic of Tajikistan (MoHSPP) and Social Protection Policy Analysis Unit of MoHSPP conducted a round table, where the outcomes of the functional review of the Social Assistance at Home Units (SAHU) in Tajikistan was presented. Around 25 representatives from the MoHSPP, Social Protection Policy Analysis Unit under the MoHSPP, State Agency on Social Protection of the Population, National and International Organizations, Experts and Donors took part at the event.
Establishing Cooperation and Fostering Partnerships for Conservation of Ecosystems of Snow Leopard
Nov 4, 2016
Priorities of cooperation with partners on the issues of conservation of snow leopards’ ecosystems and providing sustainable livelihoods of local communities were the purpose of the round table, held on November 4, 2016, in Dushanbe and devoted to the International Snow Leopard Day, celebrated on 23rd of October. With the purpose of obtaining information and assessing capacities of partners, a series of field works was carried out by the UNDP/GEF project "Conservation and Sustainable Use of Pamir Alay and Tien Shan Ecosystems for Snow Leopard Protection and Sustainable Community Livelihoods" from October 05-27, 2016, in Turkestan, Kuramin, Zeravshan, Hissar-Karategin mountain ranges, Gorno-Badakhshan, and Tavildara and Jirgatol districts.
Regional Workshop on “Gender and Diversity in Mine Action”
Nov 3, 2016
On 2 – 3 November a Regional Workshop on Gender and Diversity in Mine Action is being held in Dushanbe city. This important event is an initiative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Tajikistan National Mine Action Center (TNMAC), in cooperation with the Geneva-based organization, Gender and Mine Action Programme, which trains and supports organizations in the integration of a gender and diversity perspective into mine action programmes.
International Conference on “Promoting the Development of Renewable Energy Sources and Improvement of Energy Efficiency at the Community Level in Central Asia”
Oct 21, 2016
On the 20th of October , started 2-day international conference on “Promoting the Development of Renewable Energy Sources and Improvement of Energy Efficiency at the Community Level in Central Asia”, which is organized under the auspices of the Ministry of Energy and Water Resources of the Republic of Tajikistan jointly with the United Nations Development Programme in Tajikistan in partnership with the Michigan State University, the Institute for Global Engagement and the Sistemavtomatika Company.