Project ID 226URT5002

The Project will aim to promote a conducive environment for freedom of expression and safety of journalists in Tanzania by reinforcing efforts through collaboration with the Government and key media and other stakeholders on the furtherance of selected and emerging Human Rights Issues in Tanzania, specifically related to freedom of expression, freedom of the press, media literacy, documentary heritage and issues related to strengthening the safety and protection of journalists and media workers, offline and online, in the United Republic of Tanzania, including interventions for youth and women''s empowerment

  • On-going

USD 251,307

Total Project Budget

USD 245,463

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2018.02.28
End Date 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)
Voluntary Contribution - Tightly Earmarked Communication and information 251,307 245,463

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 8 - Foster knowledge sharing and skills development in the digital age Output: 8.IP4 - National capacities strengthened to empower learners of all ages, women and men, with digital competencies and Media and Information Literacy skills
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 50%
  • Youth | 10%
  • Priority Africa | 100%