Project ID 2210211012

UNESCO, through its mandate of education, natural and social sciences, culture, communication and information, supports countries in enhancing their knowledge on technical and policy aspects particularly on 1) Early Warning Systems; 2) Science, Technology and Innovation such as Artificial Intelligence; 3) School safety; 4) UNESCO designated sites resilience; 5) Built Environment; 6) Nature-based Solutions, 7) Risk Governance; and 8) Post-disaster Response through a multi-hazards, multi-disciplines, and multi-stakeholders engagement approach. All activities will align with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 and SDGs 1, 4, 9, 11, 13 and 15. UNESCO's major efforts are focused on strengthening the capacity of developing countries, in particular Africa and SIDS.

  • On-going

USD 95,700

Total Project Budget

USD 33,736

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.01.01
End Date 2023.12.31
Benchmark as of 2023.06.30

Geographical Scope and Beneficiaries

Country Allocation

Financial plan

Type of Funding Uses of Funding Sources of Funding Project Budget (USD) Incurred Expenditures (USD)
Assessed Contribution - Assessed Contribution Natural sciences Contribution to Regular Budget 95,700 33,736

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Natural sciences
Outcome 3 - Enhance knowledge for climate action, biodiversity, water and ocean management, and disaster risk reduction Output: 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
Outcome 3 - Enhance knowledge for climate action, biodiversity, water and ocean management, and disaster risk reduction Output: 3.IP2 - Environmental education strengthened to equip learners to address global environmental challenges Outcome 9 - Develop ethical standards, norms and frameworks for action to meet the challenges of innovative technologies and digital transformation Output: 9.IP5 - Institutional capacities strengthened for harnessing the benefits of artificial intelligence in all areas of UNESCO's competence, while addressing the ethical challenges and ensuring the use of digital technologies to promote, protect and fulfil human rights and fundamental freedoms
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Youth | 10%
  • Priority Africa | 30%
  • Small Island Developing States | 30%