Project ID 556GLO5001

Within the framework of the Memory of the World (MoW) Programme, as well as based on the gains made in the project on "Preservation of Documentary Heritage Through Policy Development and Capacity-Building"(2018-2022), this project aims to: I. Follow up and further promote policy advocacy and awareness-raising on disaster risk reduction and management for preservation of documentary heritage through global partnerships; II. Strengthen building capacity of memory institutions especially in LDCs, SIDS, Africa and Asia and the Pacific to enhance knowledge of and techniques about sustainable preservation of, and access to documentary heritage.

  • On-going

USD 1,500,000

Total Project Budget

USD 416,718

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.06.15
End Date 2025.06.14
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 Communication and information Japan 1,500,000 416,718

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Communication and information
Outcome 8 - Foster knowledge sharing and skills development in the digital age Output: 8.CI4 - Member States are enabled to foster universal access to information and knowledge, including through the Information for All Programme (IFAP), as well as through Open Solutions, and through the identification, preservation and accessibility of documentary heritage
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 20%
  • 40%
  • 40%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Youth
  • Priority Africa | 100%
  • Small Island Developing States | 100%