Project ID 526GLO2006

A secondment by the Republic of Korea (RoK) Ministry of Land Infrastructure and Transportation (MoLIT) of a Senior Programme Specialist will support UNESCO's activities in water sciences and in particular the thematic area of Water for Human Settlements of the Future. The secondee will provide guidance in the thematic area, enhance cooperation with RoK and MoLIT and be responsible for the implementation of a project on Climate Change and Water Security. In particular, in the development of policies and countermeasures to support Member States to reduce their water sector's vulnerability to climate change and strengthen their human resources capacities.

  • Completed

USD 982,880

Total Project Budget

USD 929,377

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2017.12.04
End Date 2022.01.28

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 982,880 929,377

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
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%