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State of Conservation (SOC)

Sacred City of Kandy
Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications
Golden Temple of Dambulla

Sacred City of Kandy
  Sri Lanka
Date of Inscription: 1988
Nomination records (Year): 1986, 2008
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (iv)(vi)
Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications
  Sri Lanka
Date of Inscription: 1988
Nomination records (Year): 1986
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (iv)
Golden Temple of Dambulla
  Sri Lanka
Date of Inscription: 1991
Nomination records (Year): 1989
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (i)(vi)
Threats*
  • Legal framework
  • Management activities
  • Management systems/ management plan


* : 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.