Project ID 2210543042

Despite the fact that the 2003 Convention has been ratified by all the countries of the Cluster, multiple regional and national initiatives in the field of ICH and the strong political awareness, community-based approaches to ICH safeguarding in the region are not systematic and contextualized efforts in inventorying and safeguarding are lacking. This programme aims at responding to the needs of stakeholders and communities in the GCC and Yemen to further strengthen capacities for safeguarding of ICH, developing partnerships, networking and monitoring mechanisms for the implementation of the 2003 Convention, in particular in the context of the in the roll-out of the periodic reporting cycle in the Arab States in 2022.

  • On-going

USD 8,960

Total Project Budget

USD 5,534

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)
Voluntary Contribution - Tightly Earmarked Culture 8,960 5,534

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.CLT4 - Member States and communities capacities strengthened to identify, safeguard and promote living heritage
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 70%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Youth | 20%