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State of Conservation (SOC)

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  • Aflaj Irrigation Systems of Oman (2009)
    Oman
    Year: 2009
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B
    Threats*:Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Abu Mena (2009)
    Egypt
    Year: 2009
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7A
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichitt and Oualata (2009)
    Mauritania
    Year: 2009
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management activities Management systems/ management plan Other climate change impacts Society's valuing of heritage
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  • Ancient City of Damascus (2009)
    Syrian Arab Republic
    Year: 2009
    Other Threats: Poor state of conservation
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis (2009)
    Egypt
    Year: 2009
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Flooding Ground transport infrastructure Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Land conversion Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Archaeological Site of Cyrene (2009)
    Libya
    Year: 2009
    Other Threats: Inadequate on-site security and control systems
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing Interpretative and visitation facilities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management activities Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Ashur (Qal'at Sherqat) (2009)
    Iraq
    Year: 2009
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Fragile mud brick structures
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Flooding Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Bahla Fort (2009)
    Oman
    Year: 2009
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the earthen structures of the Fort
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Banc d'Arguin National Park (2009)
    Mauritania
    Year: 2009
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Financial resources Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Human resources Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Oil and gas
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  • Historic Cairo (2009)
    Egypt
    Year: 2009
    Other Threats: Dilapidated infrastructure; Neglect and lack of maintenance
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Historic Town of Zabid (2009)
    Yemen
    Year: 2009
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Serious degradation of the city’s heritage (many houses and the ancient souq are in an alarming deterioration state);
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7A
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing Illegal activities Land conversion Management systems/ management plan
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  • Kasbah of Algiers (2009)
    Algeria
    Year: 2009
    Other Threats: b) Lack of maintenance of dwelling places;
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B
    Threats*:Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Erosion and siltation/ deposition Land conversion Management systems/ management plan Underground transport infrastructure
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  • Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou (2009)
    Morocco
    Year: 2009
    Other Threats: a) Partial abandonment of the property;
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Erosion and siltation/ deposition Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Old City of Jerusalem and its Walls (2009)
    Jerusalem (Site proposed by Jordan)
    Year: 2009
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Natural risk factorse) Deterioration of monuments
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Governance High impact research / monitoring activities Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management systems/ management plan
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  • Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun (2009)
    Bahrain
    Year: 2009
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Land conversion Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Samarra Archaeological City (2009)
    Iraq
    Year: 2009
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:War
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  • Tipasa (2009)
    Algeria
    Year: 2009
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Erosion and siltation/ deposition Housing Human resources Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management activities Management systems/ management plan Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Tyre (2009)
    Lebanon
    Year: 2009
    Other Threats: Insufficient maintenance
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Illegal activities Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) (2009)
    Jordan
    Year: 2009
    Other Threats: Unstable structures and lack of security
    Document Source: WHC-09/33.COM/7B
    Threats*:Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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* : The threats indicated are listed in alphabetical order; their order does not constitute a classification according to the importance of their impact on the property.
Furthermore, they are presented irrespective of the type of threat faced by the property, i.e. with specific and proven imminent danger (“ascertained danger”) or with threats which could have deleterious effects on the property’s Outstanding Universal Value (“potential danger”).

** : All mission reports are not always available electronically.