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State of Conservation (SOC)

Sacred City of Anuradhapura
Ancient City of Polonnaruwa
Ancient City of Sigiriya

Sacred City of Anuradhapura
  Sri Lanka
Date of Inscription: 1982
Nomination records (Year): 1981
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (ii)(iii)(vi)
Ancient City of Polonnaruwa
  Sri Lanka
Date of Inscription: 1982
Nomination records (Year): 1981
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (i)(iii)(vi)
Ancient City of Sigiriya
  Sri Lanka
Date of Inscription: 1982
Nomination records (Year): 1981
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (ii)(iii)(iv)
Threats*
  • Legal framework
  • 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.