Success Stories | Turkmenistan

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Last updated: September 02, 2021

September 1, 2021

While the role of manufacturing is on the decline in advanced economies, the opposite is true for many emerging economies. In Turkmenistan, for example, manufacturing is experiencing an unprecedented boom, spurring job growth, and creating new business opportunities. Entrepreneurs Batyr Tanrygulyev and Ruslan Mammetseyidov have capitalized on this opportunity to start a new manufacturing venture, and with USAID assistance are seeing immediate success. 

July 21, 2021

Ilyas Kudratullaev, 25, is an ambitious budding entrepreneur from Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. He is one of over 7,000 young people from the country to benefit from USAID’s Enriching Youth for Tomorrow program, designed to prepare youth for the modern labor market and enable them to contribute to the local economy and their communities.

April 22, 2021

Ahal province in central Turkmenistan, is home to the capital city of Ashgabat. The south-center of the country, bordering Iran and Afghanistan along the Kopet Dag mountains, produces one-fifth of the country’s agricultural production.

April 21, 2021

Two years ago, 30-year-old Dinara was unemployed in her rural village in northeastern Turkmenistan, when she heard about a job opportunity at a new waste processing facility nearby. With two children to support, she didn’t think twice about the implications of the new plant on her community; she was just excited to earn a living.

March 10, 2021

The world today is ever changing, and we find ourselves in unprecedented new times because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Like millions of people, Alina Rozmamedova from Turkmenistan also faced new barriers and learned to overcome them.