State of Conservation (SOC)
Taï National Park (1986)
UNESCO Extra-Budgetary Funds
International Assistance granted to the property
Total Amount Ap proved:30,000USD
|1983||Contribution to the construction of a wardens' station, purchase ...||30,000 USD|
Factors* affecting the property identified in previous reports
Poaching, gold prospection, tree-felling, and subsequent encroachment
Current conservation issues
IUCN's Tropical Forest Officer discussed then situation in Abidjan in March and apparently no improvements have been made. - Despite repeated requests, no information has been received by the WorId Heritage Secretariat. We (Note: IUCN) continue to recommend this site for the Danger List.
Link to the decision
17. The Committee was greatly concerned with the continuation of the serious threats to Tai National Park (Côte d'Ivoire) and requested the Secretariat to redouble efforts with the national authorities to inscribe this property on the List of World Heritage in Danger and, at the same time, to develop a project, in cooperation with IUCN, to improve the protection of this Park.
No draft decision proposed
Taï National Park
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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”).