The Turkmenistan Workshop under EU Water Initiative NPD Programme had discussed and exchanged good practices of NPD/IWRM implementation, as well as elaborated proposed actions to be implemented under the NPDs in Turkmenistan. The Workshop had also covered continuation of work of the national expert group on legislation and preparation to the accession to the UNECE Water Convention, possible pilot projects and had set the date for the next Steering Committee meeting.
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The UNECE-supported NPDs on IWRM programme assists Governments of the countries of Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia in promoting implementation of IWRM in line with the principles of the UNECE Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes, its Protocol on Water and Health, the EU Water Framework Directive and other UNECE and EU instruments.
NPDs on IWRM are the main operational instrument of the EUWI, an international partnership that aims at contributing to the achievement of the water-related Millennium Development Goals. UNECE is the strategic partner to support the policy dialogue process on IWRM. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development is the strategic partner for water supply and sanitation.