Project ID 271AFG4002

This project aims at enhancing awareness and providing basic skills on the management and safeguarding of cultural heritage sites to communities in districts of the South Region of Afghanistan. By ways of acquiring basic training, target communities will be involved in cleaning, maintaining, and safeguarding cultural heritage sites - including traditional water management systems - through cash-based incentives, and using it as leverage for economic recovery and social cohesion.

  • On-going

USD 589,659

Total Project Budget

USD 219,857

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2021.12.20
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)
United Nations Development Programme
UNDP Multi Partner Trust Fund

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Culture
Outcome 5 - Enhance the protection and promotion of the diversity of heritage and cultural expressions Output: 5.CLT3 - Member States capacities strengthened for better preparedness, mitigation and response to emergencies affecting culture, including in situations of armed conflict and disaster
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 15%
  • Youth | 50%