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  • Ambassador Mustard welcomed Turkmenistan officials and MET representatives at a reception in honor of the upcoming Seljuq exhibition

    Ambassador Mustard welcomed Turkmenistan officials and MET representatives at a reception in honor of the upcoming Seljuq exhibition

  • More than a dozen artifacts will be on display during a Seljuq exhibition to be held at the Met in New York City

    More than a dozen artifacts will be on display during a Seljuq exhibition to be held at the Met in New York City

  • American music teacher Derek Bekvold leads a rehearsal with the symphony orchestra of the National Conservatory of Turkmenistan (Photo: U.S. Embassy Ashgabat)

    American music teacher Derek Bekvold leads a rehearsal with the symphony orchestra of the National Conservatory of Turkmenistan (Photo: U.S. Embassy Ashgabat)

  • Join us for culture presentations, workshops, English conversation practice and film screenings. Learn more about these programs from our IRC May 2016 Calendar.

    Join us for culture presentations, workshops, English conversation practice and film screenings. Learn more about these programs from our IRC May 2016 Calendar.

Latest Embassy Headlines

  • International Writing Program (IWP) at the University of Iowa

    The IWP is a leading forum for bringing together foreign literary figures including television/film writers and multi-media platform writers for a 12-week Fall Residency program. Deadline: April 22, 2016. 

  • Turkmenistan 2015 Human Rights Report

    Although the constitution declares Turkmenistan to be a secular democracy and a presidential republic, the country has an authoritarian government controlled by the president, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and his inner circle. Berdimuhamedov remained president following a February 2012 election that the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe’s (OSCE) Office of Democratic Institutions and Human Rights determined involved limited choice between competing political alternatives. 

  • The U.S. Embassy Excess Property Auction Winners, April 11, 2016

    Lot 1: Mercedes Sprinter Truck - Amount offered 25.000 manats. 

  • The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program

    The U.S. Embassy in Turkmenistan announces an open competition for the 2017-2018 Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program. The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program is a Fulbright program that brings accomplished mid-level professionals to the United States for a year of graduate, non-degree, academic coursework and professional development activities. Deadline: May 15, 2016. 

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