Project ID 555RAS2022

The purpose of this project is to maintain, strengthen, and expand the foundation of Science, engineering, technology and innovation (SETI) among Member States through which they can utilize SETI to transformational shifts towards more sustainable societies. The project fosters inter-sectoral collaboration among established science stakeholder networks, and provides pathways to the achievement of SDGs by making full use of UNESCO Natural Sciences programmes and UNESCO sites in Asia and the Pacific. The project consists of three activities: 1) Organization Regional Science Workshop, 2) Development of seed funding project on DRR for UNESCO sites, 3) development and delivery of MasterClass.

  • On-going

USD 340,000

Total Project Budget

USD 294,610

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2019.06.04
End Date 2022.12.03

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 Natural sciences 340,000 294,610

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Natural sciences
Outcome 4 - Advance international cooperation in science, technology and innovation Output: 4.SC4 - Member States capacities strengthened to improve STI policies, access to scientific and technological advancements and enhance knowledge sharing, including through Open Science
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 30%
  • 70%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Youth | 10%
  • Small Island Developing States