• The USAID Enriching Youth for Tomorrow activity provides opportunities for Turkmen youth to enrich their business skills through job shadowing and internship programs.

  • The USAID Dignity and Rights program ensures that Turkmen citizens are aware of trafficking in persons issues—and their rights.

  • Turkmen youth proudly display their innovative products and entrepreneurial skills as part of USAID’s Enriching Youth for Tomorrow program’s Company of the Year Competition.

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About Turkmenistan

Strategically located alongside Afghanistan and Iran, Turkmenistan plays an important role in advancing regional integration, security and prosperity across South and Central Asia. With abundant natural resources, Turkmenistan holds the potential to overcome economic and development challenges linked to years of authoritarian rule. The United States partners with Turkmenistan to forge a more open economy and an inclusive, resilient society.

USAID works to strengthen and diversify the Turkmen economy, build citizen-responsive institutions, increase good governance, empower youth, and expand access to health care services. We aim to increase regional connections between the economies and peoples of Central and South Asia — including Afghanistan to foster greater stability and prosperity.

In Turkmenistan, USAID advances the U.S. Government’s Central Asia Strategy, which supports and strengthens the sovereignty and independence of Central Asian countries, individually and as a group; encourages regional connectivity between Central Asia and Afghanistan; promotes rule of law and respect for human rights; and improves the climate for U.S. investment — to foster greater regional stability and prosperity.

Contact Information

Mission Contact

Nino Nadiradze, Country Director
Business Center, A Block
1 Yunus Emre St, “Mir 2/1”

USAID Contact

Ilire Agimi, USAID/Central Asia Desk Officer
U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
, DC 
United States of America