Project ID 549RER4008

The project aims to foster reconciliation and good neighbourly relations in the Western Balkans through promotion of culture and upgrade of cultural heritage safeguarding. More specifically, will aim at protecting movable cultural heritage by reinforcing the fight against illicit trafficking of cultural goods.

  • On-going

USD 2,800,000

Total Project Budget

USD 66,861

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2020.06.01
End Date 2023.05.31
Benchmark as of 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 Culture European Commission/Directorate-General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture 2,800,000 66,861

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.CLT2 - Member States capacities strengthened to fight the illicit trafficking of cultural property and promote its return and restitution, to protect underwater cultural heritage and to promote the role of museums for societies
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 10%
  • 20%
  • 30%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Youth | 5%