TURKMENISTAN 2020

Center for Education and Human Rights

Human Rights

$71,460

To promote human rights in Turkmenistan. A resource center will be maintained. Computer and office skills training, pro bono legal advice, and a network for distributing independent information will be provided to vulnerable parts of the population. Analytical reports on the country will be produced and disseminated through domestic and international networks. Advocacy trips to raise international awareness of the human rights situation inside the country will also be conducted. 

Legal Aid Clinic

Human Rights

$46,395

To enhance the quality and accessibility of reliable and detailed information about human rights in Turkmenistan. Free legal aid to vulnerable populations will be provided. The current state of human rights will be monitored and maintenance of a comprehensive legislative and legal database will be conducted.

Promoting Access to Independent News

Freedom of Information

$50,000

To promote access to independent news and analysis on the political, social, and economic situation in Turkmenistan. The organization will maintain its existing in-country network of correspondents who will report on conditions inside the country. It will publish breaking news and independent analysis on its website in Russian and English. 

Promoting Access to Independent News

Freedom of Information

Supplement$22,000

To promote access to independent news and analysis on the political, social, and economic situation in Turkmenistan. The organization will maintain its existing in-country network of correspondents who will report on conditions inside the country. It will publish breaking news and independent analysis on its website in Russian and English.