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State of Conservation (SOC)

Stone Town of Zanzibar

Stone Town of Zanzibar
  Tanzania, United Republic of
Date of Inscription: 2000
Nomination records (Year): 1981, 1999
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (ii)(iii)(vi)
  • Financial resources
  • Housing
  • Human resources
  • Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
  • Legal framework
  • Management systems/ management plan
  • Other Threats:

    Environmental pressure

* : 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.