Project ID 901LIB2043

In 1981, an Agreement was signed between UNESCO and the Garyounis University. Both institutions agreed that UNESCO carries out specific activities on behalf of the University on a fund-in-trust basis. Within the framework of this cooperation, UNESCO will assist in providing services to Garyounis University. Thus, UNESCO will participate ensuring the right procurement of equipment, organizing training activities for Libyan specialists and technicians and appointing a resident expert as well as providing any other services that are deemed necessary.

  • On-going
  • Self-Benefiting

USD 19,282,739

Total Project Budget

USD 19,140,446

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 1981.01.01
End Date 2022.12.31

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 - Self-Benefiting Natural sciences Self-Benefiting 19,282,739 19,140,446

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.SC5 - Institutional and human capacities in basic sciences, technology, research, innovation, and engineering enhanced to advance knowledge for sustainable development
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 33%
  • 66%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Youth | 10%
  • Priority Africa | 100%