The Government of Denmark, in advancing capacities of Member States for the development of policies and measures in line with the 2005 Convention, addresses key priorities of Danish development... more
European Union
Culture is an essential part of the European Union (EU) vision of development cooperation, guided by the overarching objective of poverty reduction and sustainable development, and is an integral... more
The German development policy considers culture as one of the main drivers for sustainable development – as a source of identity, enabler of social cohesion and integration, as well as of economic... more
Government of Spain
The Government of Spain, starting with its major financial contribution to the Millennium Development Goals Achievement Fund (MDG-F) established in 2006, has assisted countries in the implementation... more
Korea Funds-in-Trust (KFIT)
The government of the Republic of Korea, through its Fund-in-Trust (FIT), has committed extra-budgetary funding to the Secretariat since the 2005 Convention came into force in 2007. The support... more Website
Since 2008, Quebec Ministry of International Relations has been providing the Convention Secretariat with a qualified young professional for a period of six months. This experience allows the... more Website
Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA)
Sweden has partnered very closely with UNESCO since the 1990s to pioneer global cooperation programmes at the interface of culture, policy-making and development. The landmark Intergovernmental... more Website
UNESCO Etxea - UNESCO Basque Country Centre is a non-profit association set up in 1991 with the aim of promoting the principles and programmes of UNESCO within Basque society (Spain).UNESCO Etxea,... more
UNESCO-Aschberg programme for artists and cultural professionals
From the name of the Swedish family who bequeathed to UNESCO in 1956 the Château du Bois du Rocher, the Aschberg programme (funded with the interest generated on the sale of this property) has... more