Project ID 549TAJ1000

With the support EU, UNESCO will assist Tajikistan in its efforts to improve the quality of upper secondary education and teacher training, in particular the project aims to design textbooks, teaching and learning materials for STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects based on competency-based curricula at upper secondary education level and to develop national ICT competency standards for teachers. In addition, the in-service teacher training centers at secondary and VET level will be upgraded with STEM and relevant VET equipment.

  • On-going

USD 8,115,095

Total Project Budget

USD 399,251

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.01.02
End Date 2025.12.31
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 Education European Union 8,115,095 399,251

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Education
Outcome 1 - Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all Output: 1.ED4 - Learners are equipped with relevant skills to meet individual, labour market and societal demands through literacy, TVET, STEM and higher education
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 90%
  • 10%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 50%
  • Youth | 30%