Project ID 2210241013

The UNESCO Recommendation on Open Science affirms the importance of open science as a vital tool to improve the quality and accessibility of both scientific outputs and the scientific process, to bridge the science, technology and innovation gaps between and within countries and to fulfil the human right of access to science. This workplan is designed to support Member States in the implementation of the Recommendation by mobilizing partners and open science actors to take actions to accomplish the key objectives of the Recommendation: promoting a common understanding of open science; developing an enabling policy environment; investing in open science infrastructures and capacity building; promoting international and multi-stakeholder cooperation in the context of open science.

  • On-going

USD 54,761

Total Project Budget

USD 30,673

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)

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Natural sciences
Outcome 4 - Advance international cooperation in science, technology and innovation Output: 4.SC4 - Member States capacities strengthened to improve STI policies, access to scientific and technological advancements and enhance knowledge sharing, including through Open Science
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 10%
  • 15%
  • 75%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Youth | 10%
  • Priority Africa | 24%