In the interview "Voice of the CIS". Y. Aronsky, who heads the Union of Economists of Turkmenistan, told about the implemented innovative projects and prospects. He emphasized the great importance of science, education and economics in innovation activities, and noted the high level of support of this direction from the Turkmen authorities.
Over the past 10 years, the government of Turkmenistan has implemented a number of important initiatives, including the opening of the Academy of Sciences of Turkmenistan (2009), the transition to a 12-year system of secondary education, the creation of the Center for Renewable Energy Technologies (2014), the construction of the Oguz Khan University of Engineering Technologies (2016), and the construction of the Oguz Khan University of Engineering Technologies (2016). Oguz Khan University of Engineering Technology (2016). In addition, the Turkmen authorities are working to improve the legal and regulatory framework to expand innovation in the country.
The expert also spoke about the new start-up program, which was launched by the Union of Economists of Turkmenistan with the support of JA Worldwide and Palladium International LLC. Thanks to the project, about 120 enterprising young people will be able to implement their innovative business ideas, supported by representatives of 6 successful mentoring companies. The main goal of the program is to strengthen the innovative component of the country's economy and promote youth entrepreneurship.