Project ID 513RAF2023

The UNESCO Global Geoparks have demonstrated the value for sustainable development, in particualr in rural areas. While the UNESCO Global Geopark concept has generated much interest among Member States in several parts of the world, other regions remain underrepresented.

  • On-going

USD 50,000

Total Project Budget

USD 46,960

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2020.06.01
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 Natural sciences Belgium 50,000 46,960

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Natural sciences
Outcome 3 - Enhance knowledge for climate action, biodiversity, water and ocean management, and disaster risk reduction Output: 3.SC1 - Inclusive knowledge and capacities of Member States strengthened to advance and apply science for sustainable management of natural resources, ecosystem and biodiversity conservation and restoration, and disaster risk resilience
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 50%
  • 20%
  • 30%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 30%
  • Youth | 15%
  • Priority Africa | 100%