Project ID 2210624011

The activities will support further awareness-raising, engagement and capacity-building of duty bearers in the Mekong countries such as judicial operators, prosecutors, police officers, police academy trainers, information commissioners, media and civil society networks to support FoE, SoJ and ATI. The workplan is designed as a continuation of activities carried out in 2020-2021, which include the translation of the Guidelines for Prosecutors on Cases of Crimes against Journalists in local languages and the coordination for the national monitoring of SDG 16.10.2. A special focus will be given on enhancing the safety of women journalists in Asia as a continuation of the collaboration with OHCHR and UN Women Regional Offices.

  • On-going

USD 30,000

Total Project Budget

USD 17,343

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)
Assessed Contribution - Assessed Contribution Communication and information Contribution to Regular Budget 30,000 17,343

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Communication and information
Outcome 6 - Promote freedom of expression and the right to information Output: 6.CI2 - Member States have strengthened capacities and raised awareness to enhance norms and policies related to freedom of expression, press freedom, safety of journalists, including women journalists, and the right to access information, online and offline
Outcome 9 - Develop ethical standards, norms and frameworks for action to meet the challenges of innovative technologies and digital transformation Output: 9.IP5 - Institutional capacities strengthened for harnessing the benefits of artificial intelligence in all areas of UNESCO's competence, while addressing the ethical challenges and ensuring the use of digital technologies to promote, protect and fulfil human rights and fundamental freedoms
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 20%
  • 70%
  • 10%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 50%