Project ID 469GLO4001

The purpose of the UNESCO-Greece Melina Mercouri International Prize for the Safeguarding and Management of Cultural Landscapes is to reward outstanding examples of action to safeguard and enhance the world's major cultural landscapes. It bears the name of Melina Mercouri, a precursor of integrated conservation and sustainable development, former Minister of Culture of Greece. 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 Culture, the overall strategy of the World Heritage Committee, and the priorities set out in the C/5 on the enhancement of management of World Heritage properties.

  • On-going
  • Multi-donor

USD 288,621

Total Project Budget

USD 213,898

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2010.04.01
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 Culture Multi-donor 288,621 213,898

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.CLT1 - Member States capacities strengthened to identify, protect and manage tangible heritage
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 20%