Project ID 570INT5001

The overall objective of the activity is to increase linguistic diversity around the world, particularly on the Internet, by reinforcing the application of UNESCO's unique normative instrument entitled "Recommendation concerning the Promotion and Use of Multilingualism and Universal Access to Cyberspace" adopted by the General Conference in 2003 through a global interactive, collaborative and open online platform entitled "UNESCO's World Atlas of Languages" for preservation, monitoring, promotion, information and knowledge sharing, as well as learning and teaching of languages, with special focus on use of Information and Communication technologies (ICTs).

  • On-going

USD 1,252,768

Total Project Budget

USD 515,742

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2016.03.01
End Date 2023.12.31
Benchmark as of 2023.03.31

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 Talkmate - Beijing 200H Education Technology Co. Ltd. 1,252,768 515,742

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Communication and information
Outcome 5 - Enhance the protection and promotion of the diversity of heritage and cultural expressions Output: 5.CI1 - Member States have enhanced capacities to promote and protect linguistic diversity and multilingualism, including in the framework of the International Decade of Indigenous Languages 2022-2032
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 10%
  • 10%
  • 10%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 20%
  • Youth | 10%
  • Priority Africa
  • Small Island Developing States