Project ID 703INT2001

The overall purpose of the project is to strengthen the capacity of Mozambique and Uzbekistan on STI policymaking to contribute towards the achievement of the SDGs and to eliminates the persisting gender imbalance in STI. The actvities forseen under this project aim at effecting on the main levers for effective development of STI Policies: understading of the systemic nature of STI, with strong emphasis on knowledge circulation, diffusion and use, and not only the generation of new scientific knowledge; the production of accurate STI information; and the use this information to design STI policies and policy instruments.

  • On-going

USD 700,000

Total Project Budget

USD 457,879

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2019.03.15
End Date 2022.03.31

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 Natural sciences Islamic Development Bank 700,000 457,879

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Natural sciences
Outcome 4 - Advance international cooperation in science, technology and innovation Output: 4.SC4 - Member States capacities strengthened to improve STI policies, access to scientific and technological advancements and enhance knowledge sharing, including through Open Science
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 20%
  • 80%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 50%
  • Priority Africa | 50%