Project ID 473SYR4000

Following the significant damages caused by the 7.8 magnitude earthquake and aftershocks in Syria the UNESCO Beirut Office undertook a mission to Aleppo and Damascus to prepare the emergency response in the Culture and Education Sectors. As a result, UNESCO positioned as lead for the Culture Sector Chapter within the interagency Syria Earthquake Recovery Needs Assessment (SERNA)'and was identified as in important partner in the overall UN response for education. The purpose of this activity is to ensure the continued leadership of UNESCO in the domain of Culture and meaningful engagement in the domain of Education in the Syria emergency response.

  • On-going
  • Multi-donor

USD 50,000

Total Project Budget


Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2023.04.18
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)
Voluntary Contribution - Flexible Funding Culture Multi-donor 50,000 -

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
Outcome 1 - Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all Output: 1.IP1 - Member States capacities strengthened to enhance the quality of education, nurture creativity and promote respect for cultural diversity