1.         Tikal National Park (Guatemala) (C/N 64)

Year of inscription on the World Heritage List  1979

Criteria  (i)(iii)(iv)(ix)(x)

Year(s) of inscription on the List of World Heritage in Danger  N/A

Previous Committee Decisions  see page http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/64/documents/

International Assistance

Requests approved: 0 (from 1980-1994)
Total amount approved: USD 91,300
For details, see page http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/64/assistance/

UNESCO Extra-budgetary Funds


Previous monitoring missions


Factors affecting the property identified in previous reports

Illustrative material  see page http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/64/

Information presented to the Bureau of the World Heritage Committee in 1999

Previous deliberations: The Secretariat informed the Committee at its twenty-second session of damage caused by Hurricane Mitch to some World Heritage properties in Central America. The Committee requested the Secretariat, jointly with the advisory bodies, to provide a full report on the conditions of the World Heritage in the region of Central America to the twenty-third session of the Bureau.

New information: The Secretariat requested IUCN and ICOMOS to prepare such a report.

Action Required

The Bureau may wish to examine the report that will be provided at the time of its session and take the appropriate decision thereupon.

Conservation issues presented to the World Heritage Committee in 1999


Analysis and Conclusions of the World Heritage Centre and the Advisory Bodies


Draft Decision