Project ID 570RAB1014

The project will build on the previous grant from the Open Society Foundation (OSF) for research on education financing in the Arab world (SISTER#: 3045), the Project aims to strengthen further the needed SDG 4 progress including data gathering and reporting. Following COVID-19, building resilience and the system capacity is a priority for the Member States. In this respect, building on the findings from the regional analysis, the second grant will focus on improving the effectiveness of education financing by promoting better education sector data (both financial and operational) and encouraging governments to report on equitable education planning and external support.

  • On-going

USD 75,000

Total Project Budget

USD 74,670

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.06.08
End Date 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)
Open Society Foundations
Open Society Institute

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Education
Outcome 2 - Strengthen international coordination for the achievement of SDG 4 and develop the global education agenda based on research, foresight and innovation Output: 2.ED7 - Education policy and finance decisions to achieve SDG 4 are informed by improved coordination, data and monitoring, knowledge and innovative partnerships
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 100%
  • Youth | 30%