State of Conservation (SOC)
Ruins of Kilwa Kisiwani and Ruins of Songo Mnara (2011)
Tanzania, United Republic of
Danger List: Yes
Other Threats: Deterioration of the architectural heritage fabric
Document Source: WHC-11/35.COM/7A
Threats*:Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals
States PartiesTanzania, United Republic of
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”).