Project ID 2210624021

Support the engagement of media stakeholders in advocacy activities involving Member States to promote Freedom of Expression, Right to Access Information online and offline and the safeguarding of the Safety of Journalists in South Asia. Implementation will be in line with the UN Plan of Action on the safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity as well as a strong focus on promoting a gendered media and the ROAM principles for Internet Universality.

  • On-going

USD 30,000

Total Project Budget

USD 26,544

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 26,544

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
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 50%
  • Small Island Developing States | 25%