Project ID 469GLO2005

Women are still under represented in scientific research and in high level scientific careers and Scientific Advisory Board's. This activity aims at encouraging the participation of women in science notably through the use of policy instruments that have an impact on gender equality in science and technology. This activity will facilitate outstanding women scientists and young talented researchers contributing actively to high-level debate and fora in the natural sciences and science policy organized by or with UNESCO.

  • On-going
  • Multi-donor

USD 2,305,282

Total Project Budget

USD 2,152,943

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2015.07.15
End Date 2026.03.31
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)
Voluntary Contribution - Flexible Funding Natural sciences Multi-donor 2,305,282 2,152,943

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.SC4 - Member States capacities strengthened to improve STI policies, access to scientific and technological advancements and enhance knowledge sharing, including through Open Science
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 90%
  • 10%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 100%
  • Youth | 80%