Project ID 517DRC2002

This project aims at leveraging Yangambi BR (DRC) at an exemplar observatory site for sustainable development through monitoring of socio-economic, biodiversity and climate change data . It also improves the governance of MAB programme at national and local level and promotes green economy .

  • On-going

USD 1,888,492

Total Project Budget

USD 579,920

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2021.12.16
End Date 2023.12.23
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 Natural sciences Belgium 1,888,492 579,920

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
  • 40%
  • 60%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 30%
  • Youth | 25%
  • Priority Africa | 100%