Project ID 519LEB5000

This project aims to support free, plural and fair elections in Lebanon, in times of political tension, economic and health crisis, and disinformation through fostering freedom of expression, including press freedom and public access to information. The project will be implemented by reinforcing the capacities and knowledge of key actors involved in elections according to international standards and best practices.

  • On-going

USD 116,895

Total Project Budget

USD 112,673

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.01.01
End Date 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 Communication and information Netherlands 116,895 112,673

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 | 45%
  • Youth | 30%