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  • Local content expert Ian Stewart (right) addresses Turkmen oil and gas officials at a USAID workshop

    Local content expert Ian Stewart (right) addresses Turkmen oil and gas officials at a USAID workshop

  • Together For Health Project kicks off summer camp in Awaza

    Together For Health Project kicks off summer camp in Awaza

  • U.S. Ambassador to Turkmenistan Allan Mustard delivers remarks at the Fourth of July reception (Photo: U.S. Embassy Ashgabat)

    U.S. Ambassador to Turkmenistan Allan Mustard delivers remarks at the Fourth of July reception (Photo: U.S. Embassy Ashgabat)

  • Join us for culture presentations, workshops, English conversation practice and 3D film screenings. Learn more about these programs from our IRC September 2015 Calendar.

    Join us for culture presentations, workshops, English conversation practice and 3D film screenings. Learn more about these programs from our IRC September 2015 Calendar.

Latest Embassy Headlines

  • U.S.-Turkmenistan Improve Life-Saving Skills

    During a joint U.S.-Turkmenistan August 24-28 event – “The Basic First Responder Trauma and Disaster Workshop” – both nations exchanged best practices in learning first responder care, providing basic life support skills, recognizing life threatening injuries, and performing basic life-saving interventions that improve the chances of survival for victims of trauma-related injuries. 

  • USAID Supports Local Content in the Turkmen Oil and Gas Sector

    Ashgabat, August 25, 2015 – Today, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with the Government of Turkmenistan and with the support of Chevron Corporation, launched a workshop entitled “Increasing Local Content in Production Sharing Agreements and Servicing Contracts.” 

  • Together For Health Project kicks off summer camp in Awaza

    On August 1, 2015, the USAID and Chevron-funded Together for Health Project, in cooperation with the National Red Crescent Society of Turkmenistan, started a week long educational summer camp for twenty youth peer educators from Ashgabat, Mary, and Dashoguz in Awaza, Balkan province. 

  • Embassy to hold Summer Film Screenings

    Ashgabat, July 28, 2015 – This weekend the U.S. Embassy kicks off its fifth annual Summer Film Screenings, which will take place over the next month in various cities throughout Turkmenistan. This year’s screenings offer a wide array of films for children and adults alike, and each film highlights an aspect of American art or culture that will be of interest to all. 

  • U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency conducts workshop on Emerging Synthetic Drugs

    From July 13-17, 2015, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency conducted a workshop on “Emerging Synthetic Drugs” in Ashgabat for officials from the Ministries of Internal Affairs and Health, the State Service for the Protection of a Healthy Society, and the State Migration and Customs Services. 

  • Youth Take Part in Nature Clean-up and Health Day

    Ashgabat — USAID’s Together for Health project, in collaboration with Turkmenistan’s National Red Crescent Society, conducted an ecology and health promotion event in a natural area approximately fifty kilometers from Ashgabat.  

  • U.S. Embassy supports competitiveness of Turkmen textiles

    Ashgabat, July 15, 2015 – Today, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with the Government of Turkmenistan and with support from Chevron Corporation, launched a workshop titled “Enhancing the Competitiveness of Turkmenistan’s Textile Industry. 

  • Statement by the President on Iran

    Today, after two years of negotiations, the United States, together with our international partners, has achieved something that decades of animosity has not -- a comprehensive, long-term deal with Iran that will prevent it from obtaining a nuclear weapon. 

  • Fourth of July Remarks by Ambassador Allan Mustard

    Salam! Hoş geldiňiz, gadyrly dostlar! (Hello and welcome dear friends!) Your Excellency Chair of the Parliament Nurberdiyeva, esteemed guests, ladies and gentlemen, good evening! Welcome to our annual Fourth of July celebration, which this year marks the 239th Independence Day of the United States. 

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