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International Assistance - Statistics

Results
Year of approval: All
States Parties: All

The World Heritage Centre is in the process of review old entries. Some numbers given below could be wrong.

By amounts approved

Budget ceilings Number of IA requests
Up to 5,000 USD 333
Between 5,001 USD and 75,000 USD 1725
Over 75,000 USD 30
Total 2088

By category and Type of Assistance

Category Conservation Preparatory Emergency Number of IA requests
culture 778 224 121 1123
nature 617 106 40 763
mixed 116 80 6 202
Total 1511 410 167 2088

By region

Region Number of IA requests
Africa  501
Latin America and the Caribbean  454
Asia and the Pacific  408
Europe and North America  302
Arab States  258
Global  165
Total 2088

By State Party

State Party Number of IA requests Amount Approved
  165 4,163,765 USD
Tanzania, United Republic of   72 1,337,113 USD
Costa Rica  62 1,128,851 USD
Ecuador  56 1,145,685 USD
Brazil  50 1,156,417 USD
Egypt  49 1,043,207 USD
Peru  48 901,890 USD
China  45 952,050 USD
Democratic Republic of the Congo  42 1,042,450 USD
Nepal  41 931,146 USD
India  39 945,464 USD
Senegal  37 747,115 USD
Pakistan  33 575,796 USD
Ethiopia  32 716,701 USD
Colombia  31 738,511 USD
Philippines  30 567,062 USD
Bulgaria  29 398,792 USD
Indonesia  29 700,740 USD
Algeria  28 476,431 USD
Tunisia  28 720,796 USD
Turkey  27 521,465 USD
Viet Nam  27 632,158 USD
Guinea  26 557,756 USD
Cameroon  25 499,710 USD
Syrian Arab Republic  24 504,965 USD
Niger  23 526,272 USD
Mexico  22 508,911 USD
Malawi  22 345,715 USD
Honduras  21 471,513 USD
Mali  21 476,732 USD
Argentina  21 322,482 USD
Côte d'Ivoire  21 501,336 USD
Yemen  21 422,218 USD
Lebanon  20 291,560 USD
Morocco  19 314,917 USD
Jordan  16 447,101 USD
Cuba  16 609,250 USD
Guatemala  16 346,410 USD
Madagascar  16 410,698 USD
Poland  15 304,301 USD
Malta  15 187,690 USD
Benin  15 262,740 USD
Croatia  15 282,339 USD
Mauritania  15 263,632 USD
Oman  15 315,612 USD
Sri Lanka  14 266,400 USD
Russian Federation  14 291,543 USD
Kenya  14 256,336 USD
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)  14 226,941 USD
Zimbabwe  14 337,180 USD
Lao People's Democratic Republic  14 240,047 USD
Lithuania  13 239,550 USD
United States of America  13 180,309 USD
Portugal  13 135,940 USD
Ghana  13 238,450 USD
Haiti  12 282,710 USD
Mozambique  12 292,380 USD
Slovakia  12 158,233 USD
Panama  11 334,100 USD
Cambodia  11 309,858 USD
Georgia  11 266,740 USD
El Salvador  11 242,250 USD
Chile  10 304,703 USD
Uganda  10 307,715 USD
Cyprus  9 125,400 USD
Bangladesh  9 229,899 USD
Seychelles  9 239,150 USD
Canada  9 113,900 USD
Greece  9 208,910 USD
Nigeria  9 112,334 USD
Nicaragua  9 79,335 USD
Latvia  9 154,500 USD
Uzbekistan  8 210,510 USD
Gambia  8 158,969 USD
Kyrgyzstan  8 114,502 USD
Dominican Republic  8 172,857 USD
Turkmenistan  7 187,685 USD
Romania  7 76,600 USD
Democratic People's Republic of Korea  7 119,250 USD
Iran (Islamic Republic of)  7 147,750 USD
Fiji  7 119,013 USD
Ukraine  7 123,520 USD
Burkina Faso  7 127,094 USD
Guyana  7 63,967 USD
Iraq  7 136,700 USD
Central African Republic  7 324,521 USD
Congo  7 82,552 USD
Japan  6 135,700 USD
Albania  6 177,684 USD
Thailand  6 86,800 USD
Norway  6 125,000 USD
Montenegro  6 187,000 USD
Mongolia  6 149,760 USD
Kazakhstan  6 141,216 USD
Gabon  6 104,600 USD
Hungary  6 136,680 USD
Serbia  6 79,300 USD
Republic of Korea  6 95,000 USD
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland  5 83,730 USD
Sudan  5 133,400 USD
Grenada  5 86,798 USD
Tajikistan  5 127,188 USD
South Africa  5 133,260 USD
Uruguay  5 63,500 USD
Afghanistan  5 225,200 USD
Dominica  5 72,000 USD
Libya  4 56,178 USD
Togo  4 65,531 USD
Zambia  4 36,135 USD
Malaysia  4 40,775 USD
Armenia  4 72,220 USD
Belarus  4 59,032 USD
Germany  4 55,000 USD
Vanuatu  3 69,716 USD
Bosnia and Herzegovina  3 59,960 USD
Azerbaijan  3 37,994 USD
Spain  3 28,500 USD
Botswana  3 70,549 USD
Marshall Islands  3 90,000 USD
Cabo Verde  3 70,000 USD
Australia  3 70,000 USD
France  3 30,000 USD
Jamaica  3 44,485 USD
Palau  3 89,500 USD
Papua New Guinea  3 75,000 USD
Austria  3 60,000 USD
Saint Kitts and Nevis  3 27,000 USD
Palestine  3 250,000 USD
New Zealand  3 29,000 USD
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)  3 56,077 USD
Samoa  3 40,000 USD
Mauritius  3 60,987 USD
Estonia  2 42,600 USD
Maldives  2 22,350 USD
Czech Republic  2 125,000 USD
Bahrain  2 56,500 USD
Solomon Islands  2 56,335 USD
Belgium  2 5,000 USD
Namibia  2 38,000 USD
Sierra Leone  1 29,940 USD
the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia  1 20,000 USD
Saint Lucia  1 19,950 USD
Guinea-Bissau  1 23,712 USD
Comoros  1 19,990 USD
Equatorial Guinea  1 27,628 USD
Belize  1 9,700 USD
Myanmar  1 30,000 USD
Suriname  1 19,500 USD
Rwanda  1 20,000 USD
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines  1 21,352 USD
Denmark  1 5,000 USD
Israel  1 15,000 USD
Angola  1 30,000 USD
Sweden  1 10,000 USD
Qatar  1 30,000 USD
Bhutan  1 2,830 USD
Italy  1 20,000 USD
Barbados  1 30,000 USD
Slovenia  1 5,000 USD
Finland  1 10,000 USD
Eritrea  1 9,966 USD
Saudi Arabia  1 30,000 USD
Kiribati  1 20,000 USD
Chad  1 29,910 USD
Djibouti  1 29,604 USD
Total 2088 43,910,090 USD

Number of Requests and amount approved by types and budget year

The budget year can be different from the year of approval. Example: a request X is approved in 1997, 50% against 1997 budget and 50% against 1998 budget. This request will then appear twice: once against 1997 budget year, and once against 1998 budget year.

Budget Year Number of Requests Approved against budget year Amount approved Preparatory Conservation Emergency
24 475,642 USD 268,374 USD (13) 151,588 USD (9) 29,000 USD (2)
1978 1 2,500 USD 2,500 USD (1) 0 USD (0) 0 USD (0)
1979 21 224,191 USD 73,891 USD (15) 70,300 USD (4) 80,000 USD (2)
1980 25 349,672 USD 70,202 USD (6) 246,470 USD (17) 33,000 USD (2)
1981 44 1,008,587 USD 25,376 USD (4) 733,211 USD (35) 250,000 USD (5)
1982 52 1,144,855 USD 32,579 USD (6) 1,112,276 USD (46) 0 USD (0)
1983 53 1,029,634 USD 38,956 USD (7) 900,678 USD (45) 40,000 USD (1)
1984 39 364,011 USD 10,391 USD (3) 353,620 USD (36) 0 USD (0)
1985 38 346,251 USD 23,398 USD (3) 287,353 USD (33) 35,500 USD (2)
1986 51 594,733 USD 49,937 USD (8) 475,796 USD (39) 69,000 USD (4)
1987 60 779,300 USD 53,000 USD (6) 696,300 USD (53) 30,000 USD (1)
1988 81 1,282,750 USD 76,000 USD (8) 1,116,750 USD (71) 90,000 USD (2)
1989 78 1,230,300 USD 66,500 USD (7) 1,135,800 USD (69) 28,000 USD (2)
1990 69 899,600 USD 124,700 USD (15) 725,000 USD (49) 49,900 USD (5)
1991 64 1,086,100 USD 90,000 USD (13) 973,100 USD (49) 23,000 USD (2)
1992 74 1,136,916 USD 131,462 USD (21) 893,454 USD (48) 99,000 USD (5)
1993 42 716,225 USD 57,060 USD (8) 589,665 USD (30) 69,500 USD (4)
1994 96 2,055,790 USD 156,553 USD (17) 1,363,692 USD (62) 535,545 USD (17)
1995 59 1,416,649 USD 135,146 USD (11) 1,032,938 USD (39) 248,565 USD (9)
1996 74 1,505,781 USD 145,750 USD (15) 1,251,531 USD (55) 108,500 USD (4)
1997 114 2,161,250 USD 179,922 USD (20) 1,663,859 USD (85) 317,469 USD (9)
1998 150 2,840,548 USD 316,198 USD (25) 2,068,169 USD (113) 456,181 USD (12)
1999 159 3,189,760 USD 300,000 USD (25) 2,321,586 USD (119) 568,174 USD (15)
2000 130 2,886,304 USD 323,495 USD (16) 2,106,345 USD (97) 456,464 USD (17)
2001 133 2,614,442 USD 367,599 USD (21) 1,791,848 USD (104) 454,995 USD (8)
2002 111 2,625,898 USD 343,690 USD (22) 1,497,723 USD (74) 769,521 USD (15)
2003 125 2,568,570 USD 428,691 USD (26) 1,563,910 USD (85) 575,969 USD (14)
2004 65 1,279,647 USD 332,888 USD (21) 764,279 USD (39) 182,480 USD (5)
2005 41 945,304 USD 304,705 USD (14) 573,999 USD (26) 66,600 USD (1)
2006 20 619,894 USD 265,268 USD (9) 242,065 USD (9) 112,561 USD (2)
2007 40 1,121,543 USD 475,915 USD (17) 583,628 USD (22) 62,000 USD (1)
2008 15 442,654 USD 138,712 USD (6) 148,942 USD (6) 155,000 USD (3)
2009 23 673,189 USD 80,200 USD (3) 363,071 USD (16) 229,918 USD (4)
2010 27 777,091 USD 100,842 USD (6) 348,315 USD (16) 327,934 USD (5)
2011 10 299,272 USD 43,216 USD (3) 183,990 USD (6) 72,066 USD (1)
2012 20 612,952 USD 202,724 USD (9) 118,506 USD (5) 291,722 USD (6)
2013 3 78,069 USD 30,000 USD (1) 48,069 USD (2) 0 USD (0)
2014 7 211,602 USD 67,622 USD (3) 68,980 USD (3) 75,000 USD (1)
Total 2238 43,597,476 USD 5,933,462 USD (434) 30,566,806 USD (1616) 6,992,564 USD (188)

Number of Requests and amount approved by types and year of approval

In this table, each request appears only once

Year of approval Number of Requests Approved Amount approved Preparatory Conservation Emergency
1978 1 2,500 USD 2,500 USD (1) 0 USD (0) 0 USD (0)
1979 31 447,741 USD 88,091 USD (15) 259,650 USD (13) 100,000 USD (3)
1980 24 616,472 USD 69,652 USD (6) 467,820 USD (16) 79,000 USD (2)
1981 52 1,264,176 USD 27,680 USD (3) 1,052,496 USD (45) 184,000 USD (4)
1982 50 1,075,474 USD 16,625 USD (4) 988,849 USD (45) 20,000 USD (1)
1983 41 560,076 USD 38,956 USD (7) 481,120 USD (33) 40,000 USD (1)
1984 29 177,011 USD 10,391 USD (4) 166,620 USD (25) 0 USD (0)
1985 41 496,251 USD 23,398 USD (3) 437,353 USD (36) 35,500 USD (2)
1986 51 649,033 USD 49,937 USD (6) 530,096 USD (41) 69,000 USD (4)
1987 68 1,105,000 USD 78,000 USD (7) 927,000 USD (59) 100,000 USD (2)
1988 77 1,254,250 USD 51,000 USD (7) 1,183,250 USD (69) 20,000 USD (1)
1989 68 1,031,000 USD 74,800 USD (7) 928,200 USD (59) 28,000 USD (2)
1990 79 1,229,520 USD 138,700 USD (17) 1,060,920 USD (59) 29,900 USD (3)
1991 53 948,065 USD 76,000 USD (10) 849,065 USD (41) 23,000 USD (2)
1992 65 1,022,204 USD 133,750 USD (12) 776,454 USD (48) 99,000 USD (5)
1993 61 1,276,475 USD 105,560 USD (12) 994,915 USD (41) 176,000 USD (8)
1994 92 2,369,520 USD 163,900 USD (14) 1,689,210 USD (66) 516,410 USD (12)
1995 66 1,399,876 USD 155,511 USD (13) 1,067,165 USD (46) 177,200 USD (7)
1996 54 1,271,243 USD 91,792 USD (9) 1,004,451 USD (40) 175,000 USD (5)
1997 90 2,061,713 USD 153,545 USD (17) 1,438,199 USD (64) 469,969 USD (9)
1998 167 3,743,091 USD 336,733 USD (24) 2,823,978 USD (126) 582,380 USD (17)
1999 153 3,260,776 USD 547,271 USD (35) 2,234,066 USD (108) 479,439 USD (10)
2000 79 1,789,518 USD 201,829 USD (11) 1,223,214 USD (62) 364,475 USD (6)
2001 132 3,164,638 USD 259,994 USD (24) 2,326,104 USD (98) 578,540 USD (10)
2002 94 2,384,700 USD 420,490 USD (23) 1,098,980 USD (58) 850,266 USD (13)
2003 93 1,829,120 USD 306,891 USD (18) 1,330,545 USD (71) 191,684 USD (4)
2004 59 1,045,321 USD 332,888 USD (21) 530,433 USD (34) 182,000 USD (4)
2005 38 810,804 USD 304,705 USD (14) 439,499 USD (23) 66,600 USD (1)
2006 20 619,894 USD 265,268 USD (9) 242,065 USD (9) 112,561 USD (2)
2007 40 1,121,543 USD 475,915 USD (17) 583,628 USD (21) 62,000 USD (2)
2008 15 442,654 USD 138,712 USD (6) 148,942 USD (6) 155,000 USD (3)
2009 21 673,189 USD 80,200 USD (3) 363,071 USD (13) 229,918 USD (5)
2010 28 890,529 USD 149,280 USD (7) 413,315 USD (14) 327,934 USD (7)
2011 19 494,750 USD 116,342 USD (6) 177,740 USD (9) 173,988 USD (4)
2012 18 573,015 USD 202,724 USD (9) 151,491 USD (5) 218,800 USD (4)
2013 11 274,732 USD 166,810 USD (6) 107,922 USD (4) 0 USD (1)
2014 8 221,602 USD 77,622 USD (3) 68,980 USD (4) 75,000 USD (1)
Total 2088 43,597,476 USD 5,933,462 USD (410) 30,566,806 USD (1511) 6,992,564 USD (167)