1.         Tiwanaku: Spiritual and Political Centre of the Tiwanaku Culture (Bolivia (Plurinational State of)) (C 567rev)

Year of inscription on the World Heritage List  2000

Criteria  (iii)(iv)

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/567/documents/

International Assistance

Requests approved: 0 (from 1995-1995)
Total amount approved: USD 4,000
For details, see page http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/567/assistance/

UNESCO Extra-budgetary Funds

Total amount provided to the property: USD 870 000 (2008-2011, Japanese Funds-in-Trust-JFIT project) 

Previous monitoring missions

August 2002: UNESCO and International Expert Mission; in the framework of the JFIT project - November 2007: World Heritage Centre Preparatory Mission; February – March 2009: World Heritage Centre Technical Assessment Mission for the implementation of a JFIT project; November 2009: World Heritage Centre/UNESCO Quito Office follow-up Mission; November 2010: joint World Heritage Centre/ICOMOS Mission.

Factors affecting the property identified in previous reports

a) Lack of a management plan for the site;

b) Lack of coordinated conservation policies and interventions between the national government and the Municipality of Tiwanaku;

c) Need for the designation of a national counterpart for the JFIT project and a site manager at the local level;

d) Lack of governance.

Illustrative material  see page http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/567/

Current conservation issues

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Analysis and Conclusions of the World Heritage Centre, ICOMOS and ICCROM

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Draft Decision: 42 COM 7B.

The World Heritage Committee,

1.         Having examined Document WHC/18/42.COM/7B,

2.         Recalling Decision

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a)         Heading 8

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2.         Requests the State Party to submit to the World Heritage Centre, by 1 December 2019, an updated report on the state of conservation of the property and the implementation of the above, for examination by the World Heritage Committee at its 44th session in 2020.