http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter2013-11-25T22:47:17.217ZPress CenterAdobe CQ5UNDP launches Rule of Law and Access to Justice Programme in Tajikistannoemail@noemail.orgadminhttp://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/12/10/undp-launches-rule-of-law-and-access-to-justice-programme-in-tajikistan2013-12-10T09:20:39.997Z2013-12-10T09:20:39.997ZUN supported earthquake-affected people in Vahdatnoemail@noemail.orgsafarbek.solievA 5.2 Richter scale earthquake occurred on 10 November 2013, at 10.15 local time with the epicenter in Yovon District, Tajikistan. The earthquake was followed by a Richter scale 5 aftershock at 17.03 local time on 11 November 2013, and a Richter scale 4 aftershock at 07.03 local time the following day, both in the adjoining Vahdat District. According to information from the Government of Tajikistan and an assessment of REACT’s Rapid Response Team, no fatalities were reported.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/12/03/un-supported-earthquake-affected-people-in-vahdat2013-12-04T04:33:42.445Z2013-12-04T04:33:42.445Z“Stolen Vehicles Search Techniques” national training in Tajikistannoemail@noemail.orgsafarbek.solievDushanbe, Tajikistan (27 November 2013) – Fifteen officers from custom service agency participated in search techniques of stolen vehicles training. The training was organized by the Border Management Programme in Central Asia (BOMCA) funded by the European Union and implemented by UNDP and the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD). http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/11/27/-stolen-vehicles-search-techniques-national-training-in-tajikistan2013-12-04T10:11:46.360Z2013-12-04T10:11:46.360ZALL YOU NEED IS TO INVEST TO ISFARAnoemail@noemail.orgsafarbek.solievOn November 27, 2013, initiated by the District Government of Isfara, supported by the Ministry of Economy and Trade, co-funded by the UNDP and UNICEF in Tajikistan, the1st District Development Forum was organized in Isfara. The goal of this forum was to present the socio-economic trends and dynamics of development in Isfara district in order to attract internal and external investors into this region. To this end, the representatives of the private sector, international organizations and many other direct stakeholders took part in this event.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/11/27/all-you-need-is-to-invest-to-isfara2013-12-04T10:14:07.443Z2013-12-04T10:14:07.443ZPresentation of Guide for Parliamentarians “From Exclusion to Equality”, Translated into Tajik email@example.comParliament of the Republic of Tajikistan and Tajikistan Mine Action Centre /UNDP in cooperation with partners – UNOHCHR, UNICEF, UNDESA, UN Women organized public presentation of the Tajik translated version of the Handbook “ENABLE” on November 22, 2013, Hotel “Hyatt Regency”, Dushanbe.
There were in total 40 participants representing relevant Committees of Parliament of the Republic of Tajikistan, relevant Ministries and international and local NGOs, as well as a public organization of persons with disabilities, including public organizations of landmine survivors. http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/11/25/presentation-of-guide-for-parliamentarians-from-exclusion-to-equality-translated-into-tajik-language2013-12-04T04:25:39.213Z2013-12-04T04:25:39.213Z10 Years Anniversary of Tajikistan Mine Action Programmenoemail@noemail.orgsafarbek.solievMines and explosive remnants of war pose a serious threat to the safety, health and lives of the civilian population or hinder socio -economic development of Tajikistan. Anti-personnel landmines have caused death and incredible pain and permanent disabilities to hundreds victims, principally civilians who got injured during the 1990s in the Civil War but also along the Uzbek border when entering the previously safe border area.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/11/23/10-years-anniversary-of-tajikistan-mine-action-programme2013-12-04T04:13:36.713Z2013-12-04T04:13:36.713ZACCESS TO GOVERNMENT RESOURCESnoemail@noemail.orgbahriddin.rustamovThe morning, good news was to discover that the official website of the Regional Government of Sughd (Executive Body of the State Power of Sughd Region) had just celebrated the 100 thousand visitors (http://sugd.tj/ru/novosti/-/1460-sugdtj.html) As it is stated in the press release by the Media Department of the Regional Administration: “The website was designed in 2008…” Though, this amount is accumulated as of October 2012, which actually means that by now, this number represents only an annual result of visits. Theoretically, despite it was designed in 2008, the website was perceived only as information portal and used likewise till 2012. So, what happened that the number of visitors has drastically increased in short period of time of October 2012? Why the website has become so accessible?http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/11/20/access-to-government-resources2013-11-26T05:02:43.858Z2013-11-26T05:02:43.858ZUN supported earthquake-affected people in Vahdatnoemail@noemail.orgbahriddin.rustamovhttp://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/11/13/un-supported-earthquake-affected-people-in-vahdat2013-12-03T04:45:25.224Z2013-12-03T04:45:25.224ZMICROFINANCE ACTIVITIES IN ISFARAnoemail@noemail.orgbahriddin.rustamovThe Micro Loan Fund “Rushdi Sughd” (formerly known as “Sughd Microfin”), with its 35 cash in almost 11 districts of Sughd Region and with the portfolio of 4.5 ml somoni, is one of the outputs of the UNDP’s long-lasting successful projects. The revolving funds’ scheme, which was introduced at Jamoat Resource Centers since 2000 is the predecessor to this organization, which was aimed at easing the access of the farmers and marginalized segment of population to microfinance means. http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/11/11/microfinance-activities-in-isfara2013-11-14T11:02:12.510Z2013-11-14T11:02:12.510ZCONTINUED ACCESS OF FARMERS TO MICROFINANCESnoemail@noemail.orgbahriddin.rustamovThe Micro Loan Fund “Rushdi Sughd” (formerly known as “Sughd Microfin”) is one of the outputs of the UNDP’s long-lasting successful projects. The revolving funds’ scheme, which was introduced at Jamoat Resource Centers since 2000 is the predecessor to this organization, which was aimed at easing the access of the farmers and marginalized segment of population to microfinance means. http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/11/05/continued-access-of-farmers-to-microfinances2013-11-14T07:03:28.041Z2013-11-14T07:03:28.041ZSUGHD MEDIA IS READY FOR COOPORATION WITH UNDPnoemail@noemail.orgbahriddin.rustamovA Press Club about "The activities of UNDP Regional Offices" was held in Khujand on October 29. The event was organized by UNDP Khujand Area Office (AO) jointly with UNDP Country Office, with the participation of Sughd’s regional mass media. http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/10/29/sughd-media-is-ready-for-cooporation-with-undp2013-11-14T08:02:32.128Z2013-11-14T08:02:32.128ZPEI Phase I achievements and the next steps. PEI Phase II Consultationsnoemail@noemail.orgbahriddin.rustamovOctober 21, 2013. Dushanbe. The United Nations Development Programme in collaboration with the national stakeholders has arranged a Round Table within a joint UNDP-UNEP Poverty-Environment Initiative (PEI). It involved the representatives of public institutions, civil society organizations and private sector in discussions around PEI Phase I achievements (2010-2013) and consultations on Phase II, the implementation of which is planned for 2014-2017. The Round Table was attended by Mr. Umed Davlatzod – Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade of the Republic of Tajikistan; Ms. Nara Luvsan – Senior Regional Adviser, PEI, UNEP Regional Office for Europe and Mr. Stamatios Christopoulos – PEI Manager, Regional Office for Europe, BRC.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/10/21/pei-phase-i-achievements-and-the-next-steps-pei-phase-ii-consultations2013-10-28T11:06:23.596Z2013-10-28T11:06:23.596ZOPENING NEW TB HOSPITAL IN GORNO-BADAKHSHAN AUTONOMOUS OBLASTnoemail@noemail.orgbahriddin.rustamovTomorrow, on 10th of October 2013, the President of the Republic of Tajikistan, H.E. Mr. Emomali Rahmon and UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative, Mr. Alexander Zuev will open a new Regional Tuberculosis Hospital located in Khorog City, GBAO. The opening ceremony is also attended by Mr. Kodir Kosim, Chair of GBAO Hukumat, Mr. Nousratullo Salimov, Minister of Health, and other representatives of government structures and international organizations.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/10/09/opening-new-tb-hospital-in-gorno-badakhshan-autonomous-oblast2013-10-22T06:13:44.837Z2013-10-22T06:13:44.837ZSeminar on issues of modernization of public transport dispatching firstname.lastname@example.orgDushanbe, 23 September 2013 – On 19-20th of September within the framework of UNDP/GEF project “Support to Sustainable Transport Management in Dushanbe” a 2-day seminar took place on the issues of implementation of modernized dispatching system and implementation of dedicated lanes for public transport in Dushanbe city.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/09/23/seminar-on-issues-of-modernization-of-public-transport-dispatching-system2013-10-22T04:58:11.146Z2013-10-22T04:58:11.146ZInception Workshop of the UNDP/GEF email@example.comDushanbe, September 20, 2013. The United Nations Development Programme in Tajikistan with a support from the Global Environment Facility (GEF) launched its project “Initial Implementation of Accelerated HCFC Phase Out in the CEIT Region”. The Inception Workshop to present the Project to the wide range of stakeholders took place in the Conference Hall of the UNDP Country Office in Dushanbe.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/09/20/inception-workshop-of-the-undp-gef-project2013-09-27T09:31:49.580Z2013-09-27T09:31:49.580Z"Better groundwater resources management of the Syr-Darya River Basin"firstname.lastname@example.orgOn September 19, 2013 a consultation round table within the framework of projects "Better groundwater resources management of the Syr-Darya River Basin" and "Improving sustainability of the wheat production sector to climate change to ensure food security in Central Asia" was held at the UNDP office in Tajikistan funded by UNDP/GEF and USAID. The participants of the "Round table" were representatives of the water sector, scientific and educational institutions in Tajikistan, public and international organizations. The opening speech was made by Sulton Rakhimov, First Deputy Minister of Land Reclamation and Water Resources of the Republic of Tajikistan, Suhrob Khoshmukhamedov, Head of the UNDP program in Tajikistan, and Victoria Baygazina, Natural Resources Program Coordinator, UNDP in Kazakhstan. The "round table" participants were informed that the UNDP Bratislava Regional Centre, with the Global Environment Facility (GEF) financial support initiated the development of a full-scale regional project entitled "Enabling countries of the transboundary Syr Darya Basin to make sustainable use of their groundwater potential and subsurface space with consideration to climate variability and change". The parties participating in the project are the relevant national organizations and agencies of Tajikistan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/09/19/-better-groundwater-resources-management-of-the-syr-darya-river-basin-2013-09-27T09:13:40.186Z2013-09-27T09:13:40.186ZTajikistan takes steps to finalize mine clearance email@example.comDushanbe and Geneva 17 September2013 –Tajik government officials and United Nations’and other international experts are meeting at a European Union sponsored workshop to set priorities for Tajikistan to comply with its mine clearance obligation acquired under the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention, or Ottawa Convention. When joining the Convention in 1999, Tajikistan promised to remove all anti-personnel mines from its territory by 2010. However, due to massive landmine contamination, Tajikistan requested an additional ten years to demine, receiving an extension until 1 April 2020.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/09/17/tajikistan-takes-steps-to-finalize-mine-clearance-operations2013-09-19T07:18:02.939Z2013-09-19T07:18:02.939ZThe first mini bicycle marathon for children in Dushanbenoemail@noemail.orgbahriddin.rustamovDushanbe, 15 September 2013 – The first mini bicycle marathon for children was held at the Central Botanical Garden in the Tajikistan capital, Dushanbe. The main purpose of this celebration was the promotion of bicycles, non-motor sports and a healthy way of life.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/09/15/the-first-mini-bicycle-marathon-for-children-in-dushanbe2013-09-17T08:13:12.661Z2013-09-17T08:13:12.661ZOPENING OF LEVEL 3 BIO-SAFETY LABORATORY IN DUSHANBEnoemail@noemail.organvar.aminov4 September 2013. Dushanbe. Today the President of Republic of Tajikistan, H.E. Mr. Emomali Rakhmon opened a new Public Health Level 3 Bio-Safety Laboratory located on Shamsi Street, Dushanbe, together with Mr. Alexander Zuev, UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative for Tajikistan.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/09/04/opening-of-level-3-bio-safety-laboratory-in-dushanbe2013-09-13T10:59:16.609Z2013-09-13T10:59:16.609ZWater cooperation must be a priority on sustainable development agenda – UN firstname.lastname@example.org://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/08/21/water-cooperation-must-be-a-priority-on-sustainable-development-agenda-un-official2013-09-13T11:07:06.948Z2013-09-13T11:07:06.948Z