Project ID 504MLW4000

This project will provide necessary resources for the Ministry to implement the Cultural Policy adopted in 2018, create awareness about the Policy and strengthen capacities of institutions, organizations, associations, creators and practitioners in its implementation in line with the 2005 Convention on the promotion and protection of the diversity of cultural expressions. In particular, the project will support efforts towards establishing a National Arts Council, development of cultural creative industries, and an online platform for marketing of cultural and creative industries. A clear implementation strategy with a series of activities have been developed.

  • On-going

USD 335,639

Total Project Budget

USD 238,008

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2021.01.01
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 - Tightly Earmarked Culture Norway 335,639 238,008

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.CLT5 - Member States and civil society capacities strengthened to protect and promote the diversity of cultural expressions through dynamic and inclusive cultural and creative industries
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 25%
  • 25%
  • 25%
  • 25%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 30%
  • Priority Africa | 100%