http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter2014-03-10T03:34:24.216ZPress CenterAdobe CQWomen and Earth (Zan va Zamin) – Tajikistannoemail@noemail.orgbahriddin.rustamovThe organization Zan va Zamin (Women and Earth) was established in 1999 by an all female group of teachers, scientists and doctors to tackle issues including poor healthcare standards, ecological degradation and women’s rights. The spearhead of the organization is Muhabbat Mamadalieva, one of Tajikistan’s few female biologists. http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/articles/2014/03/08/women-and-earth-zan-va-zamin-tajikistan2014-03-11T07:46:54.006Z2014-03-11T07:46:54.006Z2014 GMM – Tarrytown Outcomesnoemail@noemail.orgbahriddin.rustamovTarrytown, New York, 6 MARCH 2014.
The 2014 Global Management Meeting (GMM) was held in Tarrytown, New York, from 2 to
7 March 2014. It brought together UNDP HQ senior managers, Resident Coordinators/Resident Representatives, Country Directors and select Deputy Resident Representatives, leaders of Representative Offices, Regional Service Centres, Global Policy Centres, the Chair of the UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS Staff Council, and one national officer per region.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/03/07/2014-gmm-tarrytown-outcomes2014-03-11T06:58:25.242Z2014-03-11T06:58:25.242ZINTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TAJIKISTAN-AFGHANISTAN BORDER MANAGEMENT & CROSS-BORDER COLLABORATIONnoemail@noemail.orgbahriddin.rustamov3-4 March. The Embassy of Japan and the Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Tajikistan, supported by the EU-funded UNDP-implemented BOMCA and BOMNAF Programmes, will host a two-day conference on ways to enhance border management and cross-border co-operation between Tajikistan and Afghanistan. The Conference has been designed within the framework of agreements reached at the EU-Japan summits, which took place respectively in Tokyo on the 28th April 2010 and in Brussels on the 28th May 2011, where Japan and the European Union reconfirmed their commitment to work together in partnership with the Government of Afghanistan, the United Nations and other international organisations to promote a secure, stable and prosperous future for the people of Afghanistan.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/03/04/international-conference-on-tajikistan-afghanistan-border-management-cross-border-collaboration2014-03-11T07:39:34.413Z2014-03-11T07:39:34.413ZUNDP launches Phase III of ‘Support to Institutional Development of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of RT’ firstname.lastname@example.orgDushanbe, Tajikistan, February 26, 2014. Today UNDP held an official signing ceremony of the Project Document ‘Support to Institutional Development of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan’ Project.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/02/26/undp-launches-phase-iii-of-support-to-institutional-development-of-the-ministry-of-foreign-affairs-of-rt-project2014-03-11T06:31:30.971Z2014-03-11T06:31:30.971ZRULE OF LAW POLICY DIALOGUE MEETING email@example.comDushanbe, Tajikistan, February 26, 2014. Today UNDP held an official signing ceremony of the Project Document ‘Support to Institutional Development of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan’ Project. http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/02/25/rule-of-law-policy-dialogue-meeting-2014-03-07T09:27:56.450Z2014-03-07T09:27:56.450ZTajikistan Poverty-Environment Initiative Phase II is officially firstname.lastname@example.orgFebruary 19, 2014. Dushanbe. The United Nations Development Programme in Tajikistan organized an Inception Workshop to officially launch Phase II of the Poverty-Environment Initiative (PEI). The PEI is a global UNDP-UNEP programme that helps countries to integrate poverty-environment linkages into national and sub-national development planning, from policymaking to budgeting, implementation and monitoring.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/02/19/tajikistan-poverty-environment-initiative-phase-ii-is-officially-launched2014-03-07T06:16:31.971Z2014-03-07T06:16:31.971ZUN opens global call for nominations to identify local sustainable development solutions that can change the email@example.com://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2014/01/22/un-opens-global-call-for-nominations-to-identify-local-sustainable-development-solutions-that-can-change-the-world2014-01-30T09:42:29.334Z2014-01-30T09:42:29.334ZUNDP PROMOTES EMPLOYMENT THROUGH PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION firstname.lastname@example.orgDushanbe, December 24, 2013. Dushanbe Modular Training Center of Ministry of Labor, Migration and Employment of RT arranged opening ceremony for the newly renovated and established training classes, being supported within the framework of UNDP funded “Providing market-demanded professional skills for rural poor” project implemented during the 2012-2013 years. The project was aimed to improve living standards and enhance livelihoods and employment opportunities of at least 1,700 rural poor, including at least 40% women, representing most vulnerable and marginalized communities such as unemployed, disabled, TB patients. This was achieved through delivery of vocational training skills demanded in internal and external labour markets as well as provision of micro credits for the graduators of vocational courses to create an opportunities for employment and self-employment. http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/12/24/undp-promotes-employment-through-professional-education-2013-12-24T09:37:17.721Z2013-12-24T09:37:17.721ZMeeting of the Working Group on support to Private Sectornoemail@noemail.orgsafarbek.solievDushanbe, 20 December 2013: State Committee on Investments and State Property Management of the Republic of Tajikistan (SCISPM) in assistance with DFID funded and UNDP implemented «Support for Effective National Aid Coordination and Monitoring» (SENACAM) project held the first meeting of the Working Group on Support to Private Sector at UNDP Conference hall on December 20, 2013.
The meeting of the Working Group was attended by representatives of international organizations, national ministries and agencies, as well as civil society and the private sector.
http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/12/20/meeting-of-the-working-group-on-support-to-private-sector2013-12-24T04:13:26.293Z2013-12-24T04:13:26.293ZTackling domestic violence issues in Sughd.email@example.comSughd Branch of the Ministry of Interior in close cooperation with OSCE and UNDP has organized a national conference on reasons of domestic violence occurrence and on the preventive measures to tackle this issue in Khujand.
The participants of this conference are not only more than 200 militia (police) inspectors from Sughd, but representatives of the Ministry of Interior, representatives of religious institutions, NGOs, International Organizations and many others. The Legislative frames for domestic violence prevention, overview of the current situation and statistics as well as its key reasons and approaches for prevention of domestic violence used by number of state and public institutions have been presented and widely discussed by conference participants. http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/12/19/tackling-domestic-violence-issues-in-sughd-2013-12-23T04:29:53.124Z2013-12-23T04:29:53.124ZImproving access to irrigation water at Jamoat Zafarabad, Zafarabad District Khujand, December 18, firstname.lastname@example.org Zafarabad District. The launching ceremony of the project supported under the Rural Growth Programme (funded by DFID, UNDP, GIZ) through the second phase of Trust Fund, created by the UNDP together with Local Authorities of Oblast level Administration to support the priority projects, identified within Zafarabad District and Jamoat Development Programme and Plan.http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/12/18/improving-access-to-irrigation-water-at-jamoat-zafarabad-zafarabad-district-khujand-december-18-20132013-12-23T04:57:35.731Z2013-12-23T04:57:35.731ZFrom an assessment of school services to democratization of school management: New approach to collaboration between students, parents and teachers is introduced in Rasht Rayon email@example.comThe Community Score Cards (CSC) was applied to assessing the quality of school education services in December 2013 in Rasht district for the first time in Tajikistan. This method implies engagement of school children and parents (as «service users») and teachers and school management (as «service providers») in defining indicators for assessing performance of their school, analysis of current probelms and joint eleboration of a plan for improving the school education services. The CSC method was piloted in Tajikabad district in August 2013 for assessing a rural water supply system. CSC are widely used for monitoring performance of services in many Asian countries. In particualr, this method proved to be effective in influencing the quality of school education. http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/articles/2013/12/13/from-an-assessment-of-school-services-to-democratization-of-school-management-new-approach-to-collaboration-between-students-parents-and-teachers-is-introduced-in-rasht-rayon-2013-12-23T05:14:40.892Z2013-12-23T05:14:40.892ZMeeting of Minister of foreign Affairs of Tajikistan with the Administrator of the UNDPnoemail@noemail.orgsafarbek.soliev
New York, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan Sirojiddin Aslov met with the Administrator of the UN Development Programme (UNDP) Helen Clark on December 9.
During the conversation, Aslov expressed satisfaction with the cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan and UNDP, as well as the process of implementing programs and projects in Tajikistan. Tajik Foreign Minister emphasized that the Government of Tajikistan will continue to take steps to strengthen and expand cooperation with the United Nations Institutes. http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/12/11/meeting-of-minister-of-foreign-affairs-of-tajikistan-with-the-administrator-of-the-undp2013-12-23T04:38:00.424Z2013-12-23T04:38:00.424ZRound table «Global Partnership Monitoring in Tajikistan: Country Spreadsheet»firstname.lastname@example.orgDushanbe, (December 11, 2013) the State Committee on Investments and State Property Management of the Republic of Tajikistan (SCISPM) with the support of the UNDP/DFID Project “Support to Effective National Aid Coordination and Monitoring” (SENACAM) held a Round Table on «Global Partnership Monitoring in Tajikistan: Country Spreadsheet» at the conference-hall of the United Nations Developed Programme in Tajikistan.
The Round Table involved representatives of diplomatic missions and international organizations, as well as civil society and private sector.
http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/12/11/round-table-global-partnership-monitoring-in-tajikistan-country-spreadsheet-2013-12-23T04:40:36.565Z2013-12-23T04:40:36.565ZUNDP launches Rule of Law and Access to Justice Programme in Tajikistannoemail@noemail.orgsafarbek.solievDushanbe, Tajikistan December 10, 2013. Today UNDP held an official signing ceremony of the agreements between UNDP and Government of Finland to launch “Strengthening the rule of law and human rights to empower people in Tajikistan” Project (2014-2017) and with Swiss Cooperation Office (SDC) to implement main phase of “Access to Justice in Tajikistan” Project (2013-2016), which has been started with inception phase in December 2012 until November 2013. http://www.undp.org/content/tajikistan/en/home/presscenter/pressreleases/2013/12/10/undp-launches-rule-of-law-and-access-to-justice-programme-in-tajikistan2013-12-18T12:49:47.964Z2013-12-18T12:49:47.964ZUN 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-vahdat2013-12-04T04:33:42.445Z2013-12-04T04:33:42.445ZALL 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-isfara2013-12-04T10:14:07.443Z2013-12-04T10:14:07.443Z“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-tajikistan2013-12-04T10:11:46.360Z2013-12-04T10:11:46.360ZPresentation 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-programme2013-12-04T04:13:36.713Z2013-12-04T04:13:36.713Z