Project ID 526RAS4024

The objective of this project is to strengthen national capacities and regional networking to develop cultural and creative industries for the diversity of cultural expressions in Central Asia and raise awareness about the importance of cultural and creative industries (CCI), in particular the film industry, for sustainable development. This action demonstrating the importance of creative industries will also contribute to awareness-raising about UNESCO's 2005 Convention with a view to encouraging those Central Asian countries - Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic and Uzbekistan - to ratify the Convention.

  • Completed

USD 200,000

Total Project Budget

USD 156,954

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2020.01.01
End Date 2023.12.31
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 Culture Republic of Korea 200,000 156,954

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Culture
Outcome 5 - Enhance the protection and promotion of the diversity of heritage and cultural expressions Output: 5.CLT5 - Member States and civil society capacities strengthened to protect and promote the diversity of cultural expressions through dynamic and inclusive cultural and creative industries
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 30%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 15%
  • Youth | 1%