State of Conservation (SOC)
Town of Luang Prabang (2002)
Lao People's Democratic Republic
Other Threats: Concrete reinforcement of the Nam Khan river bank ; Construction of walls along the riverbank of the Mekong;
Document Source: WHC.02/CONF.202/17
Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Ground transport infrastructure Housing Illegal activities Management activities
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”).