Project ID 469GLO2004

The purpose of the Carlos J. Finlay UNESCO Prize for Microbiology is to reward an individual, institution, or other entity or non-governmental organization who, through research and development, has made an outstanding contribution to the field of microbiology (including immunology, molecular biology, genetics, etc.) and its applications throughout the world. The objective of the Prize is in conformity with UNESCO's policies and is related to the Programme of the Organization in the field of promoting scientific research.

  • On-going
  • Multi-donor

USD 97,641

Total Project Budget

USD 64,812

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2014.08.01
End Date 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)
Voluntary Contribution - Flexible Funding Natural sciences Multi-donor 97,641 64,812

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Natural sciences
Outcome 4 - Advance international cooperation in science, technology and innovation Output: 4.SC5 - Institutional and human capacities in basic sciences, technology, research, innovation, and engineering enhanced to advance knowledge for sustainable development
Outcome 3 - Enhance knowledge for climate action, biodiversity, water and ocean management, and disaster risk reduction Output: 3.IP2 - Environmental education strengthened to equip learners to address global environmental challenges
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 33%
  • 66%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 20%
  • Priority Africa
  • Small Island Developing States