Project ID 526GLO2004

The project aims at supporting Member States' effort in achieving water security in view of the challenges they will be facing due to climate change. It seeks to first model the effects climate change will have on the country and then develop a strategy and an operational plan for engineering works that can be undertaken to enhance the resilience of the country to them. The project contains an element of strengthening the human resources capacity of the beneficiary country on the methodology used to continue the process even after UNESCO's support is provided.

  • On-going

USD 3,130,000

Total Project Budget

USD 520,217

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2017.10.26
End Date 2027.10.25
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 Republic of Korea 3,130,000 520,217

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.SC2 - Water science, innovation, education, management, cooperation and governance bolstered for a water secure world in a changing environment
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 90%
  • 10%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 20%
  • Priority Africa | 50%
  • Small Island Developing States | 5%