Project ID 503GLO2011

This project will be carried out in the context of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, and will build on the significant achievements in previous projects supported by the Government of Sweden. The overall objective of the project is to generate and share critical ocean knowledge to support sustainable ocean management. It will be based on three main pillars: ocean literacy, Marine Spatial Planning and supporting partners in Africa to become active partners in the UN Ocean Decade.

  • On-going

USD 378,045

Total Project Budget

USD 6,104

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.07.01
End Date 2022.12.31
Benchmark as of 2022.09.30

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 - Tightly Earmarked Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission Sweden 378,045 6,104

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission
Outcome 3 - Enhance knowledge for climate action, biodiversity, water and ocean management, and disaster risk reduction Output: 3.IOC1 - Member States critically supported in strengthening their capacity to conduct marine scientific research, generate knowledge, and develop and implement science-based tools, services, and policies in order to reverse the decline in ocean health and accelerate the transition towards sustainable management of ocean-related risks and opportunities
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 1%
  • Youth