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Environmental policy of Turkmenistan

«7/24.tm», № 18 (101), 02.05.2022. The science conference on the Environmental Policy of Turkmenistan – the Groundwork for Green Economy was held in the conference hall of the administrative building of the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection. A thematic exhibition featuring the diversity of wild and medicinal plants was arranged in the lobby.

President Serdar BERDIMUHAMEDOV: Commitment to the principle of equal and equitable access to water resources should be the responsibility of all states

President of Turkmenistan Takes Part in the Fourth Asia-Pacific Water Summit At the invitation of the Prime Minister of Japan Fumio Kishida, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov took part via the digital system in the Fourth Asia-Pacific Water Summit (APWS).

A conference dedicated to the awarding to Ashgabat of the International Certificate «Trees in Cities Challenge» was held

On April 25, 2022, a conference was held at the Institute of International Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan dedicated to the awarding of the International Certificate to the city of Ashgabat for assistance and contribution to the initiative of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe «Trees in Cities Challenge» through greening campaigns. The conference was attended by representatives of international organizations working in Turkmenistan, teachers and students of higher educational institutions of the country, as well as representatives of the national media.

Experimental plantings

  «7/24.tm», № 15 (98), 11.04.2022. Experimental plantings have been laid out during March under the new research projects of the laboratory of forest and pasture ecology of the National Institute of Deserts, Flora and Fauna of the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection, which will be implemented for the next five years. For this purpose, desert experts have re-equipped the research nursery and reformatted the existing plantings.

Gardens cool down urban climate

«7/24.tm», № 11 (94), 14.03.2022. Speaking at the recent government meeting, the President set the date of the starting action of the landscaping campaign on March 20 to time the tree-planting action to the spring National Holiday of Novruz. This year’s planting quota is 3 million trees. Environmentalists support such a great attention of the leader of the nation to the transformation of nature, take an active part in landscaping activities and ensure that these activities are implemented properly.

Strategic Resource of the Planet

Water is the most vital natural resource, without which any human activity and life is impossible, since nothing can replace water. It is the main condition for the existence of all living organisms, an integral part of nature and the main component of our environment. It is also an inexhaustible, renewable natural resource, because its amount on the Earth does not decrease, only the quality of water changes, mainly due to anthropogenic activity. Power Generators

Protection of environment is guarantee of a happy life

In 2021- the «International Year of Peace and Trust» under the wise guidance of our esteemed President, the ecological policy of our country developing with great paces at the speed of a racer, directed at the interests of universal humanity is accepted by the world community with great interest and the initiatives of our Neutral State put forward in this trend are realized de facto. Together with the authoritative structures of the United Nations Development Program, the Program of the UNO on Protection of Environment, the Universal Ecological Fund and tens of ecological programs and projects are realized in our country and on the regional level. Much work is being carried out in order to increase the ecological mental outlook of the population. The new complex of laws on protection of environment has been adopted. «The National Forest Program of Turkmenistan» and other large–scale Programs are realized by stages. Introduction into the Guinness World Records of the Turkmenbashy Seaport given for exploitation after the opening ceremony with the participation of our National Leader in 2018, as the largest seaport in the world located below the sea-level and the island created during the construction of the port as the largest island located below the sea-level which is very significant for protection of the birds of passage and presentation of the Certificates of the Ma

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov launches autumn planting campaign

06.11.2021. A nationwide planting campaign was held in Turkmenistan with the participation of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. A large-scale environmental campaign on establishing new gardens and parks all over the country is aimed at improving ecological well-being, beautifying all corners of the Turkmen land with a magnificent green "outfit".  Wide, like the Turkmen people’s soul, open spaces have a truly wonderful inspiring power. The unique beauty of the steppes, the plants growing there are considered the source of prosperity and abundance of our people. Thanks to the selfless work of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, the tasks on preserving and protecting the flora and fauna of the steppes ranks among the priorities of the state policy.

Ecological diplomacy Of Turkmenistan

In our country, in the Epoch of Might and Happiness the large-scale and long-term environmental policy pursued by our esteemed President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov is focused on the rational use of natural resources, ecological safety, based on complex solution of economic and social issues of sustainable development. Priority strategy of the state policy in this field is to ensure economic security through the careful and rational use of resources, the introduction of green technologies and creation of ecological clean environment to live while preserving the country’s natural resources. As a result of adoption of the Forest Program of Turkmenistan which provides for million tree seedlings every year, creating green areas, parks with green malls. It helps to clean the air in general. The implementation of the National Forest Program not only made the cities of our country more beautiful and green, but also significantly contributed to the struggle against harmful factors related to climate change. As our Esteemed President underlines in his speeches, environmental issues are the main priority in the domestic and foreign policies of the country. This can be exemplified by the fact that Turkmenistan joined the Paris Agreement on Climate Change and ratified fundamental environmental agreements of the United Nations in particular, the Convention to Combat Desertification, the Co

The ecological Policy of Turkmenistan is aimed at securing of universal well-being

Protection of natural resources, beautiful sights of nature, passing them to future generations is one of the main trends of humanistic, aimed at the interests of people policies pursued by our esteemed President. Wide-scale works are being carried out in our country on careful approach to natural resources and using them rationally. Owing to the great efforts of our esteemed President the state of Turkmenistan established multilateral co-operation with international and interregional organizations on the problems of securing ecological safety, protection of the environment. Turkmenistan takes an active part in carrying out important conventions, programs and projects of the UNO on protection of the environment. As is known Turkmenistan fulfilled the Chairmanship of the International Fund on Saving the Aral Sea in 2017-2019. The main tasks of this Fund is aimed at on solving the ecology problems of the Aral Sea in complex, taking into account the interests of all the countries of Central Asia, economically using the water resources and using it jointly and protecting it from pollution.