Project ID 570GLO3012

Language is perhaps the most distinctive and defining feature of any human society. It is pivotal in the realm of information technology, the tool that all modern sectors use, and the foundation on which modern human communication is established. With the aim to enhance multilinguism, and address the many-faceted relations between Arabic and the system of knowledge acquisition, a set of activities will be implemented in the following categories: Publications /Translation of existing material ; Activities/initiatives to promote the Arabic Language; Production and dissemination of Knowledge in Arabic; Web and Media; Interpretation in Arabic

  • On-going

USD 1,144,869

Total Project Budget

USD 645,149

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2020.11.24
End Date 2022.12.31
Benchmark as of 2022.09.30

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 Social and human sciences Sultan Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud Foundation 1,144,869 645,149

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Social and human sciences
Outcome 7 - Promote inclusion and combat discrimination, hate speech and stereotypes Output: 7.SHS2 - Member States capacities strengthened in applying social and human scientific frontier knowledge to devise effective policy solutions to advance an inclusive development agenda with the aim to improve the well-being of people, particularly the most vulnerable, addressing the legacies of the pandemic crisis and face the social impact of climate change
Outcome 1 - Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all Output: 1.IP1 - Member States capacities strengthened to enhance the quality of education, nurture creativity and promote respect for cultural diversity Outcome 5 - Enhance the protection and promotion of the diversity of heritage and cultural expressions Output: 5.IP3 - Member States capacities and awareness are strengthened to protect, safeguard and promote Indigenous knowledge, cultures, and languages through inclusive policies and targeted action
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 50%
  • 50%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Youth | 20%