Project ID 2210644011

"Fostering preservation and access to information and documentary heritage through open solutions and Memory of the World" aims to engage custodians of documentary heritage in Asia and the Pacific in preserving and providing access to documentary heritage. Activities include capacity building in digitizing collections using open tools, the sharing of knowledge in and application of local conservation solutions to help meet the need for a more cost-effective and sustainable approach to the preservation, and increased support to nomination of documentary heritage collections from the region to the MoW Regional and International Registers.

  • On-going

USD 80,000

Total Project Budget


Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.01.01
End Date 2023.12.31
Benchmark as of 2022.03.31

Geographical Scope and Beneficiaries

Country Allocation

Financial plan

Type of Funding Uses of Funding Sources of Funding Project Budget (USD) Incurred Expenditures (USD)
Assessed Contribution - Assessed Contribution Communication and information Contribution to Regular Budget 80,000 -

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Communication and information
Outcome 8 - Foster knowledge sharing and skills development in the digital age Output: 8.CI4 - Member States are enabled to foster universal access to information and knowledge, including through the Information for All Programme (IFAP), as well as through Open Solutions, and through the identification, preservation and accessibility of documentary heritage
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 10%
  • 60%
  • 30%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 50%
  • Small Island Developing States | 30%