Project ID 505GLO4001

This project aims to raise awareness on the world's foodways as intangible cultural heritage, its interlinkages with community well-being as well as with sustainable development, through a comprehensive international digital platform and associated tools for documenting, safeguarding, transmitting this heritage to future generations, and for improving its visibility and inclusion in food and agriculture policy-making.

  • On-going

USD 2,500,000

Total Project Budget


Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2023.06.01
End Date 2027.06.30
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 Saudi Arabia 2,500,000 -

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.CLT4 - Member States and communities capacities strengthened to identify, safeguard and promote living heritage
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 30%
  • Youth | 20%