State of Conservation (SOC)
Historic Town of Zabid (2004)
Danger List: Yes
Other Threats: Deteriorated state of some of the monuments
Document Source: WHC-04/28.COM/15A.Rev
Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Illegal activities Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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”).