Project ID 519PHI5000

The project contributes to the strengthening of safety of journalists in the Philippines through capacity building for the journalists. The project will follow a gender sensitive approach including a focus on women journalists. In the long term, it aims to foster an enabling environment for a sustainable, free, independent, and professional media in the country. The main output of the project are: • Capacity building workshops to strengthen journalists' digital and physical safety skills, • Capacity building workshops to strengthen journalists' skills on professional standards and ethical journalism;

  • On-going

USD 173,609

Total Project Budget

USD 156,595

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2018.12.01
End Date 2022.12.01
Benchmark as of 2022.03.31

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 Communication and information Netherlands 173,609 156,595

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 | 50%