Project ID 498GLO4000

The Silk Road Programme aims to identify and promote elements of the shared heritage of the Silk Roads as a basis for encouraging the intercultural dialogue as well as mutual understanding and respect between people of different cultures living along these routes. It also aims to contribute to reinforcing social cohesion in plural and multicultural modern societies in line with objectives of the "Monitoring of Social Transformation" programme. The programme is implemented through: 1. Mobilizing knowledge, raising awareness and advocacy 2. Building partnerships and networks 3. Capacity building among youth

  • On-going
  • Multi-donor

USD 3,055,061

Total Project Budget

USD 2,676,651

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2012.07.10
End Date 2024.03.31
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 3,055,061 2,676,651

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.SHS2 - Member States capacities strengthened in applying social and human scientific frontier knowledge to devise effective policy solutions to advance an inclusive development agenda with the aim to improve the well-being of people, particularly the most vulnerable, addressing the legacies of the pandemic crisis and face the social impact of climate change
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 50%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 5%
  • Youth | 30%
  • Priority Africa | 5%