The Government of Turkmenistan has formally adopted a list of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), 148 targets and 198 indicators to be implemented over the next 15 years.
With the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) now at the top of their agenda, Central Asian countries have the potential to transform themselves into dynamic economies and role models for sustainable human development, said UNDP at a consultation with the European Union on the region.
Central Asian labour migrants tend to be more vulnerable than native-born residents to respiratory illnesses, including tuberculosis, HIV and mental conditions.
UNDP Eurasia's Cihan Sultanoğlu on how the international community’s approach to migration requires an overhaul that looks at reducing need as well as addressing the crisis.
The Government of Japan has committed USD 10.6 million (JPY 11 billion) to strengthen disaster risk reduction and response capacities in Tajikistan for the benefit of more than 8 million people.
In less than one hour, the water “stole” all that belonged to 75-year-old Qani Shehu. All that remained were the walls of his house standing 3 meters deep in water. Qani still remembers that day as one of the worst in his life. He refused to leave his place, instead finding refuge on his roof where he felt safer. In...
UNDP's cultural heritage restoration work in Cyprus is bringing Cypriots across the divide together.
Young people get involved in the redesign of cultural heritage in Kosovo.
Solar power is now giving affordable and sustainable power back to the people in Croatia.
Moldovan youth are learning about renewable energy and inspiring change in their families and communities.
21-year-old Sheyda Karimova talks about her experience at Azerbaijan's Model UN.
A New World project in Uzbekistan, women learn traditional craft-making skills that enable them to find jobs locally.