Project ID 469GLO3002

The UNESCO-Madanjeet Singh Prize for the Promotion of Tolerance and Non-Violence is intended to honour significant activities in the scientific, artistic, cultural or communication fields that aim to promote a spirit of tolerance and non-violence. Established in 1995 to mark the United Nations Year for Tolerance and the 125th anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Gandhi, renewed by decision of the Executive Board (192 EX/Decision 35), the Prize has been awarded biennially since 1996, on the occasion of the International Day for Tolerance and the anniversary day of the founding of UNESCO - 16 November. In 2014, the Prize will be awarded for the ninth time.

  • On-going
  • Multi-donor

USD 1,164,456

Total Project Budget

USD 1,145,352

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2009.01.01
End Date 2023.12.31
Benchmark as of 2023.03.31

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 Social and human sciences Multi-donor 1,164,456 1,145,352

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Social and human sciences
Outcome 7 - Promote inclusion and combat discrimination, hate speech and stereotypes Output: 7.SHS1 - Member States capacities strengthened to advance effective policies and practices to achieve inclusive development through the promotion of human rights, scientific freedom, intercultural understanding and by tackling all forms of discrimination and racism
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 50%