Project ID 2210526012

This activity aims at strengthening capacities in LAC for the protection of the underwater cultural heritage, the fight against illicit traffic of cultural property and the role of museums by capitalizing on achievements of the previous biennium on training activities, awareness raising actions as well as in the creation of regional networks. This includes the promotion of the LAC adapted version of the UNESCO Training Manual for the Foundation Course on the Protection and Management of Underwater Cultural Heritage as well as training tools in support of the fight against illicit traffic and of the Recommendation concerning the Protection and Promotion of Museums and Collections, their Diversity and their Role in Society.

  • On-going

USD 25,853

Total Project Budget


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)
Voluntary Contribution - Tightly Earmarked Culture Netherlands 25,853 -

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
  • 5%
  • 2%
  • 10%
  • 5%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Youth | 2%
  • Small Island Developing States | 15%