UNESCO World Heritage Center: Inviting Applications to grant to the States Parties to the World Heritage Convention, in order to help them protect the World Cultural or Natural Heritage located on their territories and inscribed on the World Heritage List, the List of World Heritage in Danger or on their Tentative List.

Donor Name: UNESCO World Heritage Center
Funding name: International Assistance under the World Heritage Convention

Funding brief: International Assistance under the World Heritage Convention is granted to the States Parties to the World Heritage Convention, in order to help them protect the World Cultural or Natural Heritage located on their territories and inscribed on the World Heritage List, the List of World Heritage in Danger or on their Tentative List.

Categories: Priority is given to the most threatened properties. International Assistance under the World Heritage Fund can support projects falling under one of the following three categories:
● Emergency Assistance: The purpose of Emergency assistance is to address ascertained or potential threats facing properties inscribed on the World Heritage List which have suffered severe damage or are in imminent danger of severe damage due to sudden, unexpected phenomena (eg. land subsidence, extensive fires, flooding or man-made disaster).This assistance does not concern cases of damage or deterioration caused by gradual processes of decay, pollution or erosion.
● Conservation & Management: Conservation & Management Assistance includes:Technical cooperation, Training & research assistance, Promotional and educational assistance
● Preparatory Assistance: The purpose of Preparatory assistance is
● to prepare or update Tentative Lists; or
● to prepare nomination files for sites inscribed on national Tentative Lists; or
● to prepare requests for Conservation & Management Assistance.

Deadline: For funding in 2018, the deadline for submission will be 31 October 2017.
● Emergency Assistance:
● Request for 5,000 USD or less: Submission deadline any time during the year
● Request between 5,001 USD and 75,000 USD: Submission deadline any time during the year
● Request above 75,000 USD: Anytime before the Committee (June/July)
● Conservation & Management:
● Request for 5,000 USD or less: Submission deadline any time during the year
● Request between 5,001 USD and 30,000 USD: Submission deadline 31 October at the latest
● Request above 30,000 USD: Submission deadline 31 October at the latest
● Preparatory Assistance:
● Request for 5,000 USD or less: Submission deadline any time during the year
● Request between 5,001 USD and 30,000 USD: Submission deadline 31 October at the latest

Funding details link: http://whc.unesco.org/en/intassistance/

Funding limit:
● 
Emergency Assistance:
● Request for 5,000 USD or less
● Request between 5,001 USD and 75,000 USD
● Request above 75,000 USD
● Conservation & Management:
● Request for 5,000 USD or less
● Request between 5,001 USD and 30,000 USD
● Request above 30,000 USD
● Preparatory Assistance:
● Request for 5,000 USD or less
● Request between 5,001 USD and 30,000 USD

Project start date: Not Found
Project duration: Not Found
Eligible organization: As below 

Eligibility:
● 
All States Parties to the World Heritage Convention are eligible in principle. Individuals, foundations, IGOs and NGOs are not eligible for submitting International Assistance requests under the World Heritage Fund.
● 
The Operational Guidelines outline that when funds available are limited and a selection has to be made, preference should be given to:
● 
Least Developed Country (LDC) or Low Income Economy (LIE) as defined by the United Nations Economic and Social Council’s Committee for Development Policy, or
● 
Lower Middle Income Country (LMIC) as defined by the World Bank, or
● 
Small Island Developing State (SIDS), or
● 
State Party in a post-conflict situation.

 Submission mail: N/A

Other important link:|
● 
World Heritage List: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/
● 
Form: http://whc.unesco.org/uploads/pages/documents/document-149-1.doc
http://whc.unesco.org/uploads/pages/documents/document-149-2.doc
● States Parties: http://whc.unesco.org/en/statesparties/
● Guideline: http://whc.unesco.org/uploads/pages/documents/document-149-8.pdf

How to apply:
● 
International Assistance requests must be transmitted by a State Party National Commission for UNESCO or Permanent Delegation to UNESCO, or an appropriate governmental Department or Ministry. Individuals who do not represent one of these bodies are therefore not entitled to submit requests for International Assistance.
● Request a log-in, if you do not have one yet. Persons belonging to National Commissions for UNESCO, Permanent Delegations to UNESCO or appropriate governmental Departments or Ministries can send their name, function, institution and email address at wh-intassistance@unesco.org ; they will receive their log-in directly to their email address.
● Fill in the application online in English or French. Attach relevant supporting documents and information that are deemed appropriate.
● Submit the request online
● Sign a printed version of the application after having downloaded it under Word format. Reminder: it must be signed and dated by a National Commission for UNESCO, a Permanent Delegation to UNESCO or an appropriate governmental Department or Ministry.
● The completed application form must be sent to the World Heritage Centre at the following address:UNESCO World Heritage Centre, 7, place de Fontenoy, 75352 Paris 07 SP, France
● An advanced scanned copy can be sent at wh-intassistance@unesco.org

Visit all Funding opportunities: https://fundforbangladesh.wordpress.com/site-map/

Facebook page-Fund for Bangladesh

 

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s