Uses of Funding

UNESCO's projects encompass a broad range of expertise in the fields of Education, Natural Sciences, Social and Human Sciences, Culture, Communication and Information. Biennial expenditures are planned in each of these Major Programmes and for Corporate Services.

    Geographical Scope

    Overall Plan

    Planned Expenditure (USD thousands)

    Overall Plan

    Details by Programme

    Sector Planned Expenditure (USD thousands)
    Natural sciences
    Communication and information
    Social and human sciences
    Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission
    Priority Africa and External Relations Sector
    Bureau for Digital Business Solutions
    Participation Programme
    Communication and Public Engagement


    Projects are a sequence of budgeted activities, regardless of the source of funding, that contribute to the Organization's Outputs and must be completed within an agreed timeframe. Projects can include sub-activities and can be linked to a wider Programme.
    Note: For projects with multiple beneficiaries, the distribution of budget and expenditure figures at the beneficiary level is based on indicative percentages.
    Beneficiary Country / Region
    727CMB1004 Strengthening Teacher Education Programmes in Cambodia (STEPCam) Cambodia 14,400,000 14,315,606 2018-02-23 2022-12-31
    727CMB1005 Strengthening Teacher Education Programmes in Cambodia (STEPCam) Agency Fees Cambodia 1,008,000 1,002,092 2018-02-23 2022-12-31
    727CMR1000 PROJET GPE DE RIPOSTE D'URGENCE CONTRE LA COVID-19 DANS L'ENSEIGNEMENT DE BASE AU CAMEROUN Cameroon 11,000,000 10,821,096 2020-07-17 2022-12-31
    727CMR1003 CAMEROUN GPE - IMPLEMENTATION AGENCY FEES Cameroon 12,536 763 2023-05-02 2023-06-30
    727DRC1000 Réalisation de l'étude diagnostique du numérique dans le secteur de l'éducation et élaboration de la feuille de route définissant les différentes étapes nécessaires à l'établissement d'une stratégie du numérique pour l'éducation en RDC Democratic Republic of the Congo 760,000 707,567 2021-05-01 2025-01-31
    727DRC1001 Frais d'agence - Elaboration du diagnostic du secteur de l'éducation et organisation des revues sectorielles en RD Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo 53,200 49,530 2021-05-01 2025-01-31
    727GLO1005 Education response to COVID-19- Consortium of Grant Agents: UNESCO, UNICEF and the World Bank Global 10,000,000 9,104,076 2020-04-22 2022-02-28
    727IVC1000 ELABORATION DU DOCUMENT DE PACTE DE PARTENARIAT POUR LE FONDS GPE Côte d'Ivoire 112,984 103,086 2022-09-16 2023-07-31
    727IVC1001 Program support cost Côte d'Ivoire 7,909 7,216 2022-09-16 2023-07-31
    727MAU1000 Projet d'appui au développement du plan sectoriel en Mauritanie (PNDSE III) 2022-2030 Mauritania 700,000 228,929 2021-10-08 2024-12-31
    727MAU1001 FRAIS DE GESTION Projet d'appui au développement du plan sectoriel en Mauritanie (PNDSE III) 2022-2030 Mauritania 49,000 16,025 2021-10-08 2024-12-31
    727MYA1000 GPE ESPDG for Myanmar Myanmar 599,394 228,956 2020-07-21 2024-12-31
    727MYA1001 GPE ESPDG for Myanmar - Agency Fees Myanmar 41,958 16,027 2020-07-21 2024-12-31
    727RSS1002 Strengthening Evidence-based Planning to Ensure Timely, Comprehensive and Effective Provision of Educational Services in the Republic of South Sudan South Sudan 865,670 421,566 2022-04-29 2023-12-31
    727RSS1003 Strengthen gender-responsive planning and policy development for systemwide impact in the Republic of South Sudan ( AGENCY FEES) South Sudan 38,042 29,510 2022-04-29 2023-12-31