Project ID 2210544092

Nepal has rich, diverse communities. Challenges are no coherent policy, data gap, intergenerational transmission at risk, exclusion of communities in meaningful initiatives. In line with 41C/5 Outcome 5, Output 5.CLT4 & Country Strategy, UNESCO will support Nepal to have improved regulatory frameworks: • Enhance capacity to integrate ICH in education; elaborate national inventory; advance nomination, • Support building the resilience of artists/knowledge bearers/practitioners and facilitate societal leaders & youth to champion safeguarding initiatives linking sustainable development, • In the context of IDIL 2022-2032, support to formulate National Action Plan in the framework of Global & Regional Action Plans, with an inter-ministerial meeting for the launch event in 2022.

  • On-going

USD 14,500

Total Project Budget

USD 13,402

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 ICHCAP 14,500 13,402

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
Outcome 1 - Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all Output: 1.IP1 - Member States capacities strengthened to enhance the quality of education, nurture creativity and promote respect for cultural diversity 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
  • 75%
  • 25%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 15%
  • Youth | 30%