Project ID 507RAF5000

This project aims at building the national capacity to assess, advocate for and inform about the status of implementation of access to information (ATI) instruments in seven countries, in order to mobilize duty bearers to introduce/improve policies and practices that increase public access to information. Against this background, this project will support seven countries - Côte d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, Morocco, Senegal, and Tunisia - to pilot a data collection mechanism.

  • On-going

USD 856,696

Total Project Budget

USD 818,706

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2018.11.30
End Date 2022.12.31

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 - Tightly Earmarked Communication and information Germany 856,696 818,706

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Communication and information
Outcome 6 - Promote freedom of expression and the right to information Output: 6.CI2 - Member States have strengthened capacities and raised awareness to enhance norms and policies related to freedom of expression, press freedom, safety of journalists, including women journalists, and the right to access information, online and offline
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 30%
  • Priority Africa | 100%