Project ID 537INT4000

This third phase "Support Silk Roads World Heritage Nomination(s) process" focuses on enhancing and reinforcing the capacity of participating States Parties' authorities, institutions and experts in the identification, documentation, preservation, management and interpretation of the Silk Road Volga-Caspian corridor (Azerbaijan, Islamic Republic of Iran, Kazakhstan, the Russian Federation and Turkmenistan). The project will contribute to achieving the targets of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 11.4 for the protection of the world's cultural heritage and SDG 8.9 for the promotion of sustainable tourism which creates jobs and promotes local culture and products.

  • On-going

USD 442,000

Total Project Budget

USD 129,647

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2021.12.03
End Date 2024.12.02
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 Japan 442,000 129,647

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.CLT1 - Member States capacities strengthened to identify, protect and manage tangible heritage
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Youth | 5%