Project ID 505UZB4001

The project will contribute to the preservation and safeguarding of tangible and intangible cultural heritage (ICH) of Bukhara. In particular, it aims at protecting the Outstanding Universal Value of the Historic Centre of Bukhara, World Heritage property through strengthening of the site management and conservation practices, and safeguarding the music heritage of the region through the promotion and transmission of the traditional music of Shashmaqom, which is inscribed on the UNESCO Representative list, to the next generation. Moreover, the project will contribute to the sustainability of the livelihoods of local communities of Bukhara.

  • On-going

USD 300,000

Total Project Budget

USD 220,473

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2017.05.30
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 Saudi Arabia 300,000 220,473

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.CLT1 - Member States capacities strengthened to identify, protect and manage tangible heritage
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Youth