Project ID 549RAS4000

Impact/overall goal: In the long-term, the action will strengthen the contribution of culture to sustainable development, notably through heritage-based tourism development, diversifying tourism products and delivering high-quality visitor experiences along the Silk Roads heritage corridors in the participating countries. These activities aim to contribute to improving livelihoods of the communities in the region, including youth and women, through capacity-building and the creation of opportunities for income-generation and jobs.

  • On-going

USD 4,971,628

Total Project Budget

USD 2,302,349

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2018.10.01
End Date 2024.08.27
Benchmark as of 2023.06.30

Geographical Scope and Beneficiaries

Financial plan

Type of Funding Uses of Funding Sources of Funding Project Budget (USD) Incurred Expenditures (USD)
European Union (EU)
European Union

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
Outcome 1 - Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all Output: 1.IP1 - Member States capacities strengthened to enhance the quality of education, nurture creativity and promote respect for cultural diversity
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 50%
  • 30%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 30%
  • Youth | 10%