Project ID 513RLA2027

This 3-year project aims to assess and restore mangroves to provide social, economic and enviornmental benefits in the following biosphere reserves: Seaflower, Guanahacabibes Peninsula, Macizo del Cajas, Sian Ka'an, Darien, and Noroeste Amotapes-Manglares. The activities will be carried out in collaboration with biosphere reserve communities and local management committees, including indigenous peoples, afro-descendants and local communities. Education for sustainable development will also be a strong component in the project.

  • On-going

USD 1,108,530

Total Project Budget

USD 78,807

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.06.08
End Date 2025.06.08
Benchmark as of 2023.03.31

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 1,108,530 78,807

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
  • 60%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 20%
  • Youth | 10%
  • Small Island Developing States | 16%