Project ID 2210523031

This workplan supports the regional cooperation for the Underwater Cultural Heritage (UCH) protection, the fight against the illicit trafficking of cultural property through the effective implementation of the 1970 Convention, and the promotion of the role of museums for society under the 2015 Recommendation. Assistance will be provided to support the launch of the UCH MOOC in Arabic in partnership with the UNESCO Chair for UCH at Alexandria University and a regional awareness raising activity on the fight against illicit trafficking of cultural property and museum development in cooperation with the government and museum community in the Arab States.

  • On-going

USD 15,000

Total Project Budget

USD 13,008

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.01.01
End Date 2023.12.31
Benchmark as of 2023.03.31

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 Culture Contribution to Regular Budget 15,000 13,008

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Culture
Outcome 5 - Enhance the protection and promotion of the diversity of heritage and cultural expressions Output: 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
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 20%
  • 20%
  • 10%
  • 10%
  • 15%
  • 15%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 30%
  • Youth | 30%
  • Priority Africa | 20%