State of Conservation (SOC)

Old City of Dubrovnik

Old City of Dubrovnik
  Croatia
Date of Inscription: 1979
Nomination records (Year): 1979, 1993
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (i)(iii)(iv)
Threats*
  • War
Inscription on the Danger List
Year: 1991 -1998
Threats to the Site:

Noting the state of exceptional emergency caused by the armed conflict, the Committee decided to inscribe the Old City of Dubrovnik on the List of World Heritage in Danger. 



* : 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.