Culture 2030 Indicators: Measuring Culture’s contribution to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

European Union
European Commission’s DG for International Partnerships
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 
The purpose of the UNESCO Culture|2030 Indicators is to measure and monitor the role and contribution of culture to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. The proposed project envisages a comparative analysys of the implementation of the UNESCO Culture|2030 Indicators at both the national and city levels in six pilot countries and cities. Objectives: • Refine the UNESCO Culture|2030 Indicators framework and methodology (including identyfing experts, developing training materials, reinforcing local capacities). • Implementthe UNESCO Culture|2030 Indicators in 6 pilot countries and their 6 pilot cities, testing both the indicators and the methodology (tentatively selected as Burkina Faso, Costa Rica, Morocco, Portugal, Romania, and Vietnam). • Collect and analyze data and present it to inform decision-makers as well as reporting including Voluntary National Reports (VNRs) and Voluntary Local Reviews (VLRs) at the national and urban levels to the UN High Level Political Forum on SDGs in New York.
What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 
Project started in January 2021
Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 
242.840 USD
Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Public Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)