Project ID 537RAF5000

The project envisages on-the-ground trainings, trainings of trainers' workshops at regional and/or national level, and an updated Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) for judiciary members and civil society representatives in Africa. The six selected countries, that will serve as pilot for upscaling to other countries and at the regional level, are: Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, Senegal and Tanzania. The training materials will be developed in English, French and Portuguese, and the project will be implemented with local and regional partners in order to ensure stronger ownership, buy in by targeted stakeholders/beneficiaries, and sustainability.

  • Completed

USD 380,000

Total Project Budget

USD 378,111

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2020.10.28
End Date 2022.12.31

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 380,000 378,111

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Communication and information
Outcome 6 - Promote freedom of expression and the right to information Output: 6.CI2 - Member States have strengthened capacities and raised awareness to enhance norms and policies related to freedom of expression, press freedom, safety of journalists, including women journalists, and the right to access information, online and offline
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 25%
  • Priority Africa | 100%