Project ID 2210222011

Climate change in the Southern African region is causing untold hardship as a result of extreme weather events such as droughts and floods. Medium to long-term water security policies and strategies for resilience building, capacity development and disaster risk preparedness are key to combating this recurrent crisis in Southern Africa. SADC-WIN focuses on addressing the impacts of extreme weather and climate change, through proactive Disaster Risk Reduction and bottom-up climate change adaptation.

  • On-going

USD 80,000

Total Project Budget

USD 46,321

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 80,000 46,321

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.SC2 - Water science, innovation, education, management, cooperation and governance bolstered for a water secure world in a changing environment
Outcome 5 - Enhance the protection and promotion of the diversity of heritage and cultural expressions Output: 5.IP3 - Member States capacities and awareness are strengthened to protect, safeguard and promote Indigenous knowledge, cultures, and languages through inclusive policies and targeted action
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 40%
  • 60%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 5%
  • Youth | 15%
  • Priority Africa | 100%