Project ID 537INT5000

This project mainly targets Mali and Sudan, with the overall aim to enhance enabling conditions for the effective protection and dissemination of ancient manuscripts as historically significant documentary heritage in the Sahel, especially in conflict and in post-conflict phases.

  • On-going

USD 300,000

Total Project Budget

USD 117,304

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2021.12.24
End Date 2023.12.23
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 Communication and information Japan 300,000 117,304

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Communication and information
Outcome 8 - Foster knowledge sharing and skills development in the digital age Output: 8.CI4 - Member States are enabled to foster universal access to information and knowledge, including through the Information for All Programme (IFAP), as well as through Open Solutions, and through the identification, preservation and accessibility of documentary heritage
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 20%
  • 40%
  • 40%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Youth | 30%
  • Priority Africa | 56%