Project ID SEN0115373

UNESCO is supporting Senegal in an IBSA Funded project, whose main objective is to restore degraded lands in the important World Heritage Site and Biosphere Reserve of Delta Saloum which will contribute to the achievement of SDG 15 (Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss) and SDG 13 (Climate Action).

  • On-going

USD 970,000

Total Project Budget

USD 91,402

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.04.25
End Date 2024.04.24
Benchmark as of 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)
Voluntary Contribution - Tightly Earmarked Natural sciences United Nations Development Programme 970,000 91,402

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Natural sciences
Outcome 3 - Enhance knowledge for climate action, biodiversity, water and ocean management, and disaster risk reduction Output: 3.SC1 - Inclusive knowledge and capacities of Member States strengthened to advance and apply science for sustainable management of natural resources, ecosystem and biodiversity conservation and restoration, and disaster risk resilience
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 40%
  • 60%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 30%
  • Youth
  • Priority Africa | 100%