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  • Abu Mena (2013)
    Egypt
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Agra Fort
    Taj Mahal
    Fatehpur Sikri (2013)

    India
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Ground transport infrastructure Housing
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  • Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves (2013)
    Niger
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Civil unrest Erosion and siltation/ deposition Forestry /wood production Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Aksum (2013)
    Ethiopia
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Structural instability of Stele 3
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Alto Douro Wine Region (2013)
    Portugal
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichitt and Oualata (2013)
    Mauritania
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Desertification Financial resources Governance Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountains (2013)
    China
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management activities
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  • Ancient City of Aleppo (2013)
    Syrian Arab Republic
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:War
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  • Ancient City of Bosra (2013)
    Syrian Arab Republic
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:War
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  • Ancient City of Damascus (2013)
    Syrian Arab Republic
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Management activities Management systems/ management plan War
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  • Ancient City of Nessebar (2013)
    Bulgaria
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis (2013)
    Egypt
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Deliberate destruction of heritage Flooding Housing Land conversion Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Ancient Villages of Northern Syria (2013)
    Syrian Arab Republic
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Financial resources Housing Human resources Legal framework Management systems/ management plan War
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  • Archaeological Areas of Pompei, Herculaneum and Torre Annunziata (2013)
    Italy
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Series of structural collapses at the property
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Human resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management activities Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Archaeological Site of Cyrene (2013)
    Libya
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Crop production Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing Interpretative and visitation facilities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management activities Management systems/ management plan Surface water pollution
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  • Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá (2013)
    Panama
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Severe deterioration of historic buildings that threaten the Outstanding Universal Value of the property
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Legal framework
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  • Ashur (Qal'at Sherqat) (2013)
    Iraq
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Fragile mud brick structures
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Flooding Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery (2013)
    Georgia
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: General need for interior and exterior conservation work on the monuments
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Management activities
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  • Bam and its Cultural Landscape (2013)
    Iran (Islamic Republic of)
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Housing
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  • Banc d'Arguin National Park (2013)
    Mauritania
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Housing Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Localised utilities Management systems/ management plan Mining Oil and gas Renewable energy facilities
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  • Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System (2013)
    Belize
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Housing Invasive / alien marine species Land conversion Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Oil and gas
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  • Birthplace of Jesus: Church of the Nativity and the Pilgrimage Route, Bethlehem (2013)
    Palestine
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Urgent and necessary consolidation works required (roofing, ...)
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Brasilia (2013)
    Brazil
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan
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  • Budapest, including the Banks of the Danube, the Buda Castle Quarter and Andrássy Avenue (2013)
    Hungary
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Lack of conservation of residential housing in the area inscribed as World Heritage
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Camino Real de Tierra Adentro (2013)
    Mexico
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville (2013)
    Spain
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks (2013)
    Brazil
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Fire (widlfires) Legal framework Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan
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  • Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park (2013)
    India
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Chan Chan Archaeological Zone (2013)
    Peru
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Continuous deterioration of earthen architecture structures and decorated surfaces from lack of conservation and maintenance practices
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Chavin (Archaeological Site) (2013)
    Peru
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the site
    Document Source: 
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Management systems/ management plan Other climate change impacts
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  • Churches of Chiloé (2013)
    Chile
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Commercial development
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  • Churches of Moldavia (2013)
    Romania
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Relative humidity
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  • City of Cuzco (2013)
    Peru
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Commercial development Management systems/ management plan
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  • City of Potosí (2013)
    Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Instability and risk of collapse of the Cerro Rico; Deficiencies in conservation: special attention required for the restoration and upgrading of structures with residential use and the archaeological industrial heritage
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Mining Surface water pollution
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  • City of Quito (2013)
    Ecuador
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management activities Management systems/ management plan Underground transport infrastructure
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  • Cliff of Bandiagara (Land of the Dogons) (2013)
    Mali
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Financial resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management systems/ management plan War
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  • Coiba National Park and its Special Zone of Marine Protection (2013)
    Panama
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Human resources Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Colonial City of Santo Domingo (2013)
    Dominican Republic
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Earthquake Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Interpretative and visitation facilities Land conversion Legal framework Management systems/ management plan Storms
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  • Comoé National Park (2013)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Civil unrest Fire (widlfires) Illegal activities Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan
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  • Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape (2013)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Commercial development Mining
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  • Coro and its Port (2013)
    Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Serious deterioration of materials and structure; b) Deterioration of the architectural and urban coherence and integrity of the property; c) Absence of detailed and technical information on the state of conservation of the property since 2007;
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Flooding Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Crac des Chevaliers and Qal’at Salah El-Din (2013)
    Syrian Arab Republic
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:War
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  • Cultural and Historic Ensemble of the Solovetsky Islands (2013)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Lack of monitoring
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Legal framework Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley (2013)
    Afghanistan
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Risk of imminent collapse of the Giant Buddha niches; Irreversible deterioration of the mural paintings; Anti-personnel mines and unexploded ordinances (i.e. munitions)
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities
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  • Dja Faunal Reserve (2013)
    Cameroon
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Commercial hunting Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Mining Water infrastructure
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  • Doñana National Park (2013)
    Spain
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: State of the Guadalquivir River and dredging project
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Crop production Major linear utilities Non-renewable energy facilities Oil and gas Pollution of marine waters Water (extraction) Water (rain/water table)
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  • Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex (2013)
    Thailand
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Forest fragmentation / Need for ecological corridors
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • East Rennell (2013)
    Solomon Islands
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Changes to oceanic waters Commercial hunting Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Forestry /wood production Invasive/alien terrestrial species Legal framework Management systems/ management plan Storms
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  • Ecosystem and Relict Cultural Landscape of Lopé-Okanda (2013)
    Gabon
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Human resources Illegal activities Invasive/alien terrestrial species Management systems/ management plan
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  • Ensemble of the Ferapontov Monastery (2013)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Interpretative and visitation facilities
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  • Everglades National Park (2013)
    United States of America
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Mercury contamination of fish and wildlife
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A,Detailed status of implementation of the corrective measures
    Threats*:Ground water pollution Housing Invasive / alien freshwater species Storms Surface water pollution Water infrastructure
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  • Fortifications on the Caribbean Side of Panama: Portobelo-San Lorenzo (2013)
    Panama
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Fragile state of the property and accelerated degradation by environmental factors and the lack of maintenance
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Land conversion Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Fossil Hominid Sites of South Africa (2013)
    South Africa
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Acid mine drainage
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground water pollution Mining Surface water pollution
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  • Garamba National Park (2013)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Human resources Illegal activities Management activities War
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  • Gebel Barkal and the Sites of the Napatan Region (2013)
    Sudan
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Flooding Ground transport infrastructure Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Wind
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  • Giant's Causeway and Causeway Coast (2013)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
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  • Golden Mountains of Altai (2013)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Major linear utilities Oil and gas Water infrastructure
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  • Great Barrier Reef (2013)
    Australia
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Marine transport infrastructure Non-renewable energy facilities Oil and gas Pollution of marine waters Temperature change
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  • Gros Morne National Park (2013)
    Canada
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Oil and gas
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  • Group of Monuments at Hampi (2013)
    India
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Ground transport infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Gulf of Porto: Calanche of Piana, Gulf of Girolata, Scandola Reserve (2013)
    France
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Non-renewable energy facilities Oil and gas
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  • Ha Long Bay (2013)
    Viet Nam
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Financial resources Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Industrial areas Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Areas of Istanbul (2013)
    Turkey
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Continued degradation of the vernacular architecture within the protected zones (particularly Ottoman-period timber houses in the Zeyrek and Süleymaniye core areas)
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Cairo (2013)
    Egypt
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Dilapidated infrastructure; Neglect and lack of maintenance
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Historic Centre of Bukhara (2013)
    Uzbekistan
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Management activities Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Historic Centre of Český Krumlov (2013)
    Czech Republic
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation
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  • Historic Centre of Lima (2013)
    Peru
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Fire
    Document Source: 
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of Lima (2013)
    Peru
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Interpretative and visitation facilities Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of Macao (2013)
    China
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of Mexico City and Xochimilco (2013)
    Mexico
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:High impact research / monitoring activities Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Centre of the City of Salzburg (2013)
    Austria
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
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  • Historic Centres of Berat and Gjirokastra  (2013)
    Albania
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Fire
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Illegal activities Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa (2013)
    China
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaíso (2013)
    Chile
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Commercial development Housing Legal framework Management systems/ management plan Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu (2013)
    Peru
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Avalanche/ landslide Flooding Governance Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historic Town of Grand-Bassam (2013)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Housing Human resources Management systems/ management plan Storms Water (rain/water table)
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  • Historic Town of Zabid (2013)
    Yemen
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Housing Land conversion Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historical Centre of the City of Arequipa (2013)
    Peru
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Ground transport infrastructure Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historical Centre of the City of Yaroslavl (2013)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Management activities Management systems/ management plan
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  • Historical Monuments at Makli, Thatta (2013)
    Pakistan
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Stability of the foundations (earth mechanics) of the Jam Nizamuddin tomb
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Management systems/ management plan Other climate change impacts
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  • Historical Monuments of Mtskheta (2013)
    Georgia
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Land conversion Localised utilities Management activities
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  • Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works (2013)
    Chile
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: a) Extremely fragile nature of the industrial buildings that were constructed using local materials such as timber for frames, corrugated iron sheets for roofs and some walls, in addition to stucco and lightweight construction; b) Lack of maintenance over the past 40 years; c) Corrosion of metal cladding and dismantlement of some of the structural elements. A few buildings such as the Leaching House are liable to structural collapse if no support is given; d) Very little conservation work carried out
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Wind
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  • Island of Gorée (2013)
    Senegal
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: risk of collapse of historic building
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities
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  • Island of Saint-Louis (2013)
    Senegal
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Extremely poor state of conservation of numerous derelict buildings endangering occupants
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management activities Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
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  • Kahuzi-Biega National Park (2013)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Villages in the ecological corridor between the highland and lowland sectors of the park
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Illegal activities Land conversion Mining War
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  • Kasbah of Algiers (2013)
    Algeria
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system Erosion and siltation/ deposition Land conversion Management activities Management systems/ management plan Underground transport infrastructure
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  • Kathmandu Valley  (2013)
    Nepal
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Air transport infrastructure Ground transport infrastructure Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • Kiev: Saint-Sophia Cathedral and Related Monastic Buildings, Kiev-Pechersk Lavra (2013)
    Ukraine
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
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  • Kizhi Pogost (2013)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Land conversion Management activities Management systems/ management plan Marine transport infrastructure
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  • Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow (2013)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
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  • L'viv – the Ensemble of the Historic Centre (2013)
    Ukraine
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
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  • Lake Baikal (2013)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Land conversion Legal framework Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Mining Surface water pollution Water (extraction)
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  • Lake Malawi National Park (2013)
    Malawi
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Oil and gas
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  • Lake Turkana National Parks (2013)
    Kenya
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add.Corr
    Threats*:Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Oil and gas Water infrastructure
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  • Lamu Old Town (2013)
    Kenya
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Deterioration of dwellings
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan Marine transport infrastructure Solid waste
     Read

  • Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Pampas de Jumana (2013)
    Peru
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Legal framework Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Liverpool – Maritime Mercantile City (2013)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Commercial development Housing Interpretative and visitation facilities Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Lorentz National Park (2013)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Civil unrest Financial resources Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Ground transport infrastructure Housing Management systems/ management plan Mining
     Read

  • Los Katíos National Park (2013)
    Colombia
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Major linear utilities Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Lower Valley of the Omo (2013)
    Ethiopia
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Housing Industrial areas Land conversion
     Read

  • Macquarie Island (2013)
    Australia
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Illegal activities Invasive/alien terrestrial species
     Read

  • Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park (2013)
    Central African Republic
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Mining
     Read

  • Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape (2013)
    South Africa
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Industrial areas Management systems/ management plan Mining
     Read

  • Masjed-e Jāmé of Isfahan  (2013)
    Iran (Islamic Republic of)
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi (2013)
    Kazakhstan
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Construction of a new mosque
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing
     Read

  • Maya Site of Copan (2013)
    Honduras
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Deterioration of construction materials due to natural decay phenomena
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Air transport infrastructure High impact research / monitoring activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Medieval Monuments in Kosovo (2013)
    Serbia
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Unsatisfactory state of conservation and maintenance of the property
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Meidan Emam, Esfahan (2013)
    Iran (Islamic Republic of)
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Commercial development Housing Underground transport infrastructure
     Read

  • Melaka and George Town, Historic Cities of the Straits of Malacca (2013)
    Malaysia
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing
     Read

  • Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam (2013)
    Afghanistan
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Inclination of the Minaret
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest High impact research / monitoring activities Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Monte San Giorgio (2013)
    Italy
    Switzerland
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Mount Kenya National Park/Natural Forest (2013)
    Kenya
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Community-wildlife conflit
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Fire (widlfires) Illegal activities Land conversion
     Read

  • Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve (2013)
    Côte d'Ivoire
    Guinea
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Financial resources Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion Management systems/ management plan Mining
     Read

  • National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers (2013)
    Haiti
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Earthquake Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Water (rain/water table)
     Read

  • Neolithic Site of Çatalhöyük (2013)
    Turkey
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Niokolo-Koba National Park (2013)
    Senegal
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Drought Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Invasive/alien terrestrial species Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Mining Translocated species Water infrastructure
     Read

  • Okapi Wildlife Reserve (2013)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Mining
     Read

  • Old City of Jerusalem and its Walls (2013)
    Jerusalem (Site proposed by Jordan)
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Natural risk factors; Deterioration of monuments
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add.2
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Governance High impact research / monitoring activities Housing Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Management activities Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Old City of Sana'a (2013)
    Yemen
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Functional decay of the residential neighborhoods
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Land conversion Management activities
     Read

  • Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications (2013)
    Sri Lanka
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan Marine transport infrastructure
     Read

  • Old Town of Lijiang (2013)
    China
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Commercial development Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
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  • Old Towns of Djenné (2013)
    Mali
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Deterioration of dwellings
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Land conversion Management systems/ management plan Solid waste War
     Read

  • Palace and Gardens of Schönbrunn
    Historic Centre of Vienna (2013)

    Austria
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Housing Legal framework Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
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  • Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church (2013)
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Petra (2013)
    Jordan
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Pirin National Park (2013)
    Bulgaria
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Pitons Management Area (2013)
    Saint Lucia
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Legal framework Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
     Read

  • Pitons, cirques and remparts of Reunion Island (2013)
    France
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Fire (widlfires) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Invasive/alien terrestrial species Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto) (2013)
    Italy
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Avalanche/ landslide Flooding
     Read

  • Prambanan Temple Compounds (2013)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Earthquake Volcanic eruption
     Read

  • Prehistoric Sites and Decorated Caves of the Vézère Valley (2013)
    France
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Micro-organisms
     Read

  • Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and the Ancient Beech Forests of Germany (2013)
    Germany
    Slovakia
    Ukraine
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Forestry /wood production Ground transport infrastructure Human resources Illegal activities Localised utilities Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Subsistence hunting
     Read

  • Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun (2013)
    Bahrain
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing
     Read

  • Rainforests of the Atsinanana (2013)
    Madagascar
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Fire (widlfires) Illegal activities Land conversion Mining Subsistence hunting
     Read

  • Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve (2013)
    Honduras
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Invasive/alien terrestrial species Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Water infrastructure
     Read

  • Rock-Art Sites of Tadrart Acacus (2013)
    Libya
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Human resources
     Read

  • Royal Palaces of Abomey (2013)
    Benin
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Fire; Major deterioration of almost 50% of the earthen structural components
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Interpretative and visitation facilities Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Ruins of Kilwa Kisiwani and Ruins of Songo Mnara (2013)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Deterioration of the architectural heritage fabric
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Erosion and siltation/ deposition Governance Illegal activities Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Salonga National Park (2013)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Civil unrest Illegal activities Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting Management systems/ management plan War
     Read

  • Samarkand – Crossroad of Cultures (2013)
    Uzbekistan
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Conservation of urban fabric
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Samarra Archaeological City (2013)
    Iraq
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan War
     Read

  • San Agustín Archaeological Park (2013)
    Colombia
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Sangha Trinational (2013)
    Cameroon
    Central African Republic
    Congo
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Civil unrest Illegal activities
     Read

  • Selous Game Reserve (2013)
    Tanzania, United Republic of
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Reduction of elephant population
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Financial resources Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management systems/ management plan Mining Oil and gas Water infrastructure
     Read

  • Simien National Park (2013)
    Ethiopia
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Declining populations of Walia ibex, Ethiopian wolf and other large mammal species
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals
     Read

  • Site of Palmyra (2013)
    Syrian Arab Republic
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:War
     Read

  • Socotra Archipelago (2013)
    Yemen
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Governance Ground transport infrastructure Invasive / alien marine species Legal framework Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan Solid waste
     Read

  • Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park (2013)
    Costa Rica
    Panama
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Water infrastructure
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  • Taxila (2013)
    Pakistan
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Lack of vegetation control
    Document Source: WHC.00/CONF.204/10
    Threats*:Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Localised utilities Management systems/ management plan Quarrying
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  • Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas (2013)
    China
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Signage; Apparent decline in wildlife populations
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Mining Water infrastructure
     Read

  • Timbuktu (2013)
    Mali
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Management systems/ management plan War
     Read

  • Tipasa (2013)
    Algeria
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Erosion and siltation/ deposition Housing Human resources Illegal activities Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Management activities Marine transport infrastructure
     Read

  • Tiwanaku: Spiritual and Political Centre of the Tiwanaku Culture (2013)
    Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Governance Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Tokaj Wine Region Historic Cultural Landscape (2013)
    Hungary
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Tomb of Askia (2013)
    Mali
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Deliberate destruction of heritage Management systems/ management plan War
     Read

  • Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi (2013)
    Uganda
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Other Threats: Fire
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:
     Read

  • Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra (2013)
    Indonesia
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Governance Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Land conversion Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Tyre (2013)
    Lebanon
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Insufficient maintenance
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Ground transport infrastructure Housing Illegal activities Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a) (2013)
    Jordan
    Year: 2013
    Other Threats: Unstable structures and lack of security
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Upper Middle Rhine Valley (2013)
    Germany
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure Ground transport infrastructure Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation Input of excess energy Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure Management systems/ management plan Renewable energy facilities
     Read

  • Vilnius Historic Centre (2013)
    Lithuania
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B.Add
    Threats*:Housing Legal framework Management systems/ management plan
     Read

  • Virgin Komi Forests (2013)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Management systems/ management plan Mining
     Read

  • Virunga National Park (2013)
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Year: 2013
    Danger List: Yes
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7A.Add
    Threats*:Civil unrest Illegal activities Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Oil and gas War
     Read

  • Volcanoes of Kamchatka (2013)
    Russian Federation
    Year: 2013
    Document Source: WHC-13/37.COM/7B
    Threats*:Fire (widlfires) Ground transport infrastructure Illegal activities Legal framework Major linear utilities Management systems/ management plan Mining Renewable energy facilities
     Read

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Threats
Management systems/ management plan(115) Housing(57) Illegal activities(38) Ground transport infrastructure(28) Legal framework(25) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation(24) Land conversion(23) Management activities(22) Mining(18) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals(17) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure(16) War(15) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(14) Human resources(14) Water infrastructure(13) Civil unrest(13) Deliberate destruction of heritage(12) Oil and gas(11) Water (rain/water table)(11) Erosion and siltation/ deposition(9) Financial resources(9) Commercial development(7) Interpretative and visitation facilities(7) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure(7) Marine transport infrastructure(7) Governance(7) Solid waste(6) Surface water pollution(6) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources(6) Flooding(6) Fire (widlfires)(6) Invasive/alien terrestrial species(6) Underground transport infrastructure(4) Localised utilities(4) Major linear utilities(4) Storms(4) High impact research / monitoring activities(4) Industrial areas(3) Non-renewable energy facilities(3) Renewable energy facilities(3) Forestry /wood production(3) Earthquake(3) Air transport infrastructure(2) Ground water pollution(2) Pollution of marine waters(2) Commercial hunting(2) Crop production(2) Subsistence hunting(2) Water (extraction) (2) Wind(2) Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system(2) Other climate change impacts(2) Avalanche/ landslide(2) Invasive / alien marine species(2) Input of excess energy(1) Quarrying(1) Micro-organisms(1) Relative humidity(1) Indigenous hunting, gathering and collecting(1) Changes to oceanic waters(1) Desertification(1) Drought(1) Temperature change(1) Volcanic eruption(1) Invasive / alien freshwater species(1) Translocated species(1)


* : 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”).

** : All mission reports are not always available electronically.