Project ID 2210644021

This activity will seek to build institutional and professional capacities in South Asia, for the implementation of 2019 UNESCO OER Recommendation to create, access, re-use, adapt and redistribute OER, as well as promotion of the 2015 MoW Recommendation concerning the identification, preservation, access to and dissemination of documentary heritage. It will support the establishment of inclusive and collaborative mechanisms and partnerships to mainstream the 2 recommendations in their strategies. Through this activity for instance MoW national Committees/expert groups and national/regional MoW registers will be created and OER/MoW awareness raising programmes will be delivered to stakeholders.

  • On-going

USD 45,000

Total Project Budget

USD 22,637

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.01.01
End Date 2023.12.31
Benchmark as of 2022.12.31

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 45,000 22,637

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
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
  • 50%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 50%
  • Small Island Developing States | 25%