Project ID 570AFG4000

The Project will elaborate a detailed conservation plan for the Minaret, focusing on overall protection, structural stability and monitoring; install a monitoring system; and undertake actual works to safeguard the structure. The Project will also include a strong mentoring component, as it will be implemented through the direct involvement of relevant Afghan authorities and Universities, thereby creating the conditions for its sustainability with a direct beneficial impact on local professionals. Selected experts will work on a continuous basis with a team of Afghan professionals from the Ministries and Universities, thereby providing a significant opportunity to enhance local capacities.

  • On-going

USD 1,921,887

Total Project Budget

USD 804,749

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2020.01.08
End Date 2024.03.31
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 Culture Aliph Foundation 1,921,887 804,749

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
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Youth | 50%