Project ID 2210644011

Continuing its role as a regional facilitator of the 2015 Recommendation concerning the Preservation of, and Access to, Documentary Heritage including in Digital Form, UNESCO Bangkok proposes capacity building activities to support the digitization of documentary collections using open source technology to increase public access and knowledge in Southeast Asia. To that end, this project will engage custodians of documentary heritage in Asia and the Pacific in numerous activities including information exchange, sharing of good practices across regions, training and networking.

  • On-going

USD 80,000

Total Project Budget

USD 15,198

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.01.01
End Date 2023.12.31
Benchmark as of 2023.03.31

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 15,198

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%