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European Union (EU)

USD 49,790K

Voluntary Contribution



Uses of funding

Type of Funding Uses of Funding Beneficiary Country/ Region Contribution (USD thousands)
Total 34,999
Education 14,932
Algeria 362
Burkina Faso 572
Chad 572
Europe and North America 646
Global 2,182
Iraq 2,459
Mali 301
Mauritania 782
Morocco 273
Niger 782
Uzbekistan 6,001
Natural sciences 164
Europe and North America 85
Global 79
Social and human sciences 217
Africa 5
Asia and the Pacific 4
Europe and North America 100
Global 108
Culture 12,692
Afghanistan 182
Albania 131
Arab States 6,859
Asia and the Pacific -
Belgium 6
Bosnia and Herzegovina 131
Burkina Faso 25
Costa Rica 15
Croatia 6
Europe and North America 253
Finland 6
Global 111
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 413
Iraq 3,461
Italy 6
Kazakhstan 61
Kyrgyzstan 182
Montenegro 131
Morocco 15
Netherlands 6
North Macedonia 131
Portugal 15
Romania 15
Serbia 131
Spain 6
Tajikistan 182
Turkmenistan 73
Uzbekistan 121
Viet Nam 15
Communication and information 4,884
Afghanistan 2,422
Bhutan 1
Bosnia and Herzegovina 425
Europe and North America 754
Global 425
India 1
Indonesia 425
Kenya 425
Maldives 1
Sri Lanka 1
Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission 2,111
Africa 257
Asia and the Pacific 184
Europe and North America 979
Global 673
Latin America and the Caribbean 18

Fundings are focusing on

Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality
  • Priority Africa
  • Small Island Developing States
  • Youth

Contribution to UNESCO Result Framework 2022-2025

The plan of action for the period between 2022 and 2025, structured by Programmes, Outcomes and Outputs.
Outcomes and Outputs Planned (USD thousands) Incurred Expenditures (USD thousands)
Total 57,540 29,038
Outcome 1 - Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all 23,157 10,523
1.ED4 - Learners are equipped with relevant skills to meet individual, labour market and societal demands through literacy, TVET, STEM and higher education 11,825 3,702
1.ED5 - Teachers trained and supported to improve learning outcomes and address the changes brought forth by the digital and AI transformation and the COVID-19 crisis 8,179 4,093
1.ED6 - Resilience, quality and equity of education systems strengthened to flexibly respond to evolving learning environments and to better deliver on SDG4 commitments 3,154 2,728
Outcome 2 - Strengthen international coordination for the achievement of SDG 4 and develop the global education agenda based on research, foresight and innovation 2,557 1,572
2.ED7 - Education policy and finance decisions to achieve SDG 4 are informed by improved coordination, data and monitoring, knowledge and innovative partnerships 2,557 1,572
Outcome 7 - Promote inclusion and combat discrimination, hate speech and stereotypes 306 -
7.ED3 - Learners are empowered to lead healthy lives, promote sustainable development and engage with the world as creative and responsible global citizens 306 -
Outcome 5 - Enhance the protection and promotion of the diversity of heritage and cultural expressions 21,005 12,298
5.CLT1 - Member States capacities strengthened to identify, protect and manage tangible heritage 19,078 11,528
5.CLT2 - Member States capacities strengthened to fight the illicit trafficking of cultural property and promote its return and restitution, to protect underwater cultural heritage and to promote the role of museums for societies 246 286
5.CLT5 - Member States and civil society capacities strengthened to protect and promote the diversity of cultural expressions through dynamic and inclusive cultural and creative industries 1,438 235
5.CLT6 - Member States capacities strengthened to promote, monitor and measure the contribution of culture to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at the local, national and regional levels 242 249
Outcome 6 - Promote freedom of expression and the right to information 7,241 3,282
6.CI2 - Member States have strengthened capacities and raised awareness to enhance norms and policies related to freedom of expression, press freedom, safety of journalists, including women journalists, and the right to access information, online and offline 7,241 3,282
Outcome 3 - Enhance knowledge for climate action, biodiversity, water and ocean management, and disaster risk reduction 2,203 504
3.IOC1 - Member States critically supported in strengthening their capacity to conduct marine scientific research, generate knowledge, and develop and implement science-based tools, services, and policies in order to reverse the decline in ocean health and accelerate the transition towards sustainable management of ocean-related risks and opportunities 2,203 504
Outcome 3 - Enhance knowledge for climate action, biodiversity, water and ocean management, and disaster risk reduction 697 685
3.SC1 - Inclusive knowledge and capacities of Member States strengthened to advance and apply science for sustainable management of natural resources, ecosystem and biodiversity conservation and restoration, and disaster risk resilience 697 685
Outcome 7 - Promote inclusion and combat discrimination, hate speech and stereotypes 321 175
7.SHS2 - Member States capacities strengthened in applying social and human scientific frontier knowledge to devise effective policy solutions to advance an inclusive development agenda with the aim to improve the well-being of people, particularly the most vulnerable, addressing the legacies of the pandemic crisis and face the social impact of climate change 321 175
Outcome 9 - Develop ethical standards, norms and frameworks for action to meet the challenges of innovative technologies and digital transformation 53 -
9.SHS5 - Member States capacities and policies strengthened to benefit from AI, gene-editing, neuro-technologies, and other frontier technologies, and to address the associated risks, including inequalities and discrimination, in line with international ethical standards, recommendations and frameworks 53 -