Sites State Parties Title Description Category Date updated
Initiative on Heritage of Religious Interest Heritage of Religious Interest UNESCO Initiative on Heritage of Religious Interest © OUR PLACE / Amos Chapple / Samarkand - Crossroad ... Site Management 2019-07-18 11:45:31.0
Reducing Disasters Risks at World Heritage Properties Reducing Disaster Risk at World Heritage Properties World Heritage properties and heritage sites in general are exposed to the impacts of ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
World Heritage and Indigenous Peoples World Heritage and Indigenous Peoples © OUR PLACE The World Heritage Collection / Chris Morton / Ngorongoro Conservation Area ... Site Management 2018-11-21 17:12:27.0
Historic Centre of Urbino 30th Anniversary of the World Heritage Convention. Urbino workshop (Italy) on “Partnerships for ... The Convention Concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage was signed on 16 November 1972. The 30th Anniversary ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Simien National Park
Lake Malawi National Park
Manas Wildlife Sanctuary
Sundarbans National Park
Ujung Kulon National Park
Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park
Ha Long Bay
W-Arly-Pendjari Complex
The Sundarbans
Lake Turkana National Parks
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
Kinabalu Park
Gunung Mulu National Park
Rainforests of the Atsinanana
Bangladesh
China
Ethiopia
India
Indonesia
Kenya
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia
Niger
Philippines
Viet Nam
Business Skills for Natural World Heritage Site Managers programme The Business Skills for Natural World Heritage Site Managers programme is a collaboration between international environmental charity Earthwatch, ... Site Management 2016-01-19 11:44:41.0
Case Studies on the Conservation and Management of Historic Cities Since 2008, the World Heritage Centre, within the framework of the France-UNESCO Cooperation Agreement, supported and participated in the ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Algeria Conservation and preservation of the city of Constantine, Algeria The project in Constantine is part of the cross-sector project “Poverty Reduction through Sustainable World Heritage Management”, launched in ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Serengeti National Park
Aldabra Atoll
Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve
Sangay National Park
Chitwan National Park
Kaziranga National Park
Keoladeo National Park
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Canaima National Park
iSimangaliso Wetland Park
Ecuador
Honduras
India
Nepal
Seychelles
South Africa
Uganda
United Republic of Tanzania
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
Enhancing our Heritage- Monitoring and managing for success in World Natural Heritage sites Enhancing Our Heritage - Monitoring and Managing for Success in World Natural Heritage Sites was a seven-year UNESCO/IUCN project funded by the ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Heritage and poverty alleviation (Senegal, Benin, Lao People's Democratic Republic, China, ... Urban heritage preservation policies, when separated from development strategies, can lead to a marginalization of the poorest populations. ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Monasteries of Haghpat and Sanahin
Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley
Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots
Armenia Management of World Heritage Sites in Armenia Management of World Heritage Sites in Armenia UNESCO seeks to encourage the identification, protection, preservation and ... Site Management 2019-06-12 10:14:03.0
Meetings in Paris (France) for the Directors of cultural heritage of Francophone Sub-Saharan ... Within the framework of the France-UNESCO Cooperation Agreement, the French Ministry of Culture and the Director General of heritage for several ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Historic Centre of Agadez Niger Preparatory assistance and establishment of a management plan for the Historic Centre of ... Founded in the ninth century, the Agadez, Niger, occupies a prominent position on the crossroads of the principal commercial routes of the ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Island of Saint-Louis Senegal Preparatory assistance and technical support for the inscription, conservation and management ... The France-UNESCO Cooperation Agreement, similar to the technical cooperation provided to the Town of Luang Prabang in the Lao People's ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Congo Preparatory assistance for inscription of the Royal Domain of Mbé cultural landscape, Congo Located 200km from Brazzaville, Congo, the Royal Domain of the Mbé was inscribed on the Tentative Lists in 2008. The property, which is also of ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Côte d'Ivoire Preparatory assistance for the identification of heritage in Ehotilé Islands National Park, ... The Ehotilé Islands National Park is a group of six islands situated along the eastern shoreline of the Côte d’Ivoire that shelters a complex and ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Kyrgyzstan Preparatory assistance for the inscription of Issyk Kul warm-water lake, Kyrgyzstan North of the Tian Shan Mountains, 1608 m above sea level, is the Issyk Kul Lake, Kyrgyzstan, a natural reservoir of warm water contained in a ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba Togo Preparatory assistance for the inscription of Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba, Togo The Koutammakou landscape in north-eastern Togo, which extends into neighboring Benin, is home to the Batammariba people whose remarkable mud ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Stone Circles of Senegambia Gambia (the)
Senegal
Preparatory assistance for the inscription of Stone Circles of Senegambia Africa is underrepresented on the World Heritage List, particularly concerning archaeological sites. This is why it is important to assist ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Ancient Villages of Northern Syria Syrian Arab Republic Preparatory assistance for the inscription of the Ancient Villages of Northern Syria, Syrian ... The Ancient Villages of Northern Syria constitute one of the most extraordinary archeological ensembles in the world. There are more than 700 ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works Chile Preparatory assistance for the inscription of the property and support for the management of ... In the 19th century, the riches of Chile aroused the greed of European and American powers, resulting in the establishment of large industrial ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Morocco Preparatory assistance for the inscription of the Southern Oasis of Morocco At the initiative of the Permanent Delegation of Morocco and the “Agence pour la promotion et le développement économique culturel et social des ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Temple of Preah Vihear Cambodia Preparatory assistance for the inscription of the Temple of Preah Vihear, Cambodia The Temple of Preah Vihear, which is dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva, is situated on Cambodia’s northern border with Thailand. The property ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Benin Preparatory assistance for the Slave Route, Benin Wishing to submit the Slave Route (running from Djougou in the north of Benin to Ouidah, and passing through the Royal Palaces of Abomey) for ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Complex of Hué Monuments Viet Nam Restauration and revitalisation of the Complex of Hué Monuments and historical town, Viet Nam Hué, Viet Nam, is one of the last large fortified citadel cities of south-east Asia which was the imperial capital until 1945. The Complex of Hué ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
M'Zab Valley Algeria Safeguarding and development of the M'Zab Valley and its five fortified ksour (El Atteuf, Bou ... This project’s objective was to provide technical assistance to set up management and conservation plans on several sites distributed across a ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto) Seminar in Cinque Terre (Italy) on cultural landscapes In 1992, the World Heritage Committee changed the Operational Guidelines for the inscription of cultural landscapes on the World Heritage List. ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
State of conservation Information System Conservation, at the core of the World Heritage Convention Article 4 of the World Heritage Convention refers to the conservation of properties ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Support for African local governments in the field of heritage (EU-AIMF project) In 2009, a programme called “Heritage and Development” was initiated under the France-UNESCO Cooperation Agreement to respond to the requests ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Historic Town of Grand-Bassam Côte d'Ivoire Support for conservation and management of the Historic Town of Grand Bassam, Côte d’Ivoire Grand-Bassam is the first capital of the former French colony of Côte d’Ivoire, from 1893 to 1900. The historic city, or “France quarter” as it ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Support for international training in France for World Heritage site managers. Support to the ... Managing a heritage site today involves much more than just conservation. It's also about site protection, enhancement and the arrangements for ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Vat Phou and Associated Ancient Settlements within the Champasak Cultural Landscape Lao People's Democratic Republic Support for the conservation and management of Vat Phou and Associated Ancient Settlements ... The property Vat Phou and Associated Ancient Settlements within the Champasak Cultural Landscape, Lao People's Democratic Republic, was inscribed ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Senegal Support for the establishment of the national inventory of cultural heritage of Senegal The President of the Republic of Senegal (by Decree 2001-1065 of 20 December 2001) requested the Ministry of Culture (in particular, the ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Comoros Support for the identification, safeguarding and protection of heritage in Comoros The Comoros islands possess a rich cultural and material heritage as well as a rich intangible heritage. The country ratified the World Heritage ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
iSimangaliso Wetland Park
Maloti-Drakensberg Park
Lesotho
South Africa
Technical and preparatory assistance for the inscription of iSimangaliso Wetland Park and ... The rationale of this project was to provide technical assistance through an advisory mission for the development of management mechanisms and ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Group of Monuments at Hampi India Technical assistance for the conservation of the Group of Monuments at Hampi, India Situated in an exceptionally beautiful landscape and covering a vast area of 42 km2, Hampi, in India, contains major archaeological remains of ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Turkey Technical assistance for the management of the Archaeological Site of Zeugma and its ... Zeugma is an ancient city situated on the Euphrates south of Turkey. It is composed of two cities on either side of the Euphrates: Seleucia and ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Mountain Railways of India India Technical assistance for the management of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railways, the Mountain ... The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) was the first of three mountain railways of India to be inscribed on the World Heritage List in 1999. The ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou Morocco Technical Assistance for the protection and development of Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou, Morocco Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou, in Morocco, is a fortified village of adobe buildings and is an interesting example of earthen architecture in North ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Historic Centre of Riga Latvia Technical assistance for the safeguarding, management and development of the Historic Centre of ... The Historic Centre of Riga, Latvia, was inscribed on the World Heritage List in 1997 for its urban and architectural values. The city’s urban ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore Pakistan Technical assistance for the valorisation of the Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore, Pakistan The Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore, Pakistan, have been inscribed on the World Heritage List since 1981. The inscribed property includes two ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichitt and Oualata Mauritania Technical assistance for urban management and rehabilitation of the Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, ... The Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichitt and Oualata (Mauritania) were founded in the 11th and 12th centuries to serve the caravans ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Town of Luang Prabang Lao People's Democratic Republic Technical cooperation for the enhancement, development and protection of the Town of Luang ... The technical cooperation for the protection, enhancement and development of the Town of Luang Prabang, Lao People's Democratic Republic, is a ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Old City of Sana'a Yemen The Inventory of the historic city of Sana'a: a tool for urban conservation This publication documents the main outcomes of the studies undertaken in 2003 - 2006, by UNESCO's World Heritage Centre and the General ... Site Management 2015-11-26 15:28:50.0
Urban conservation and management of historic centres. Recommendation on the Historic Urban ... Cities and urban areas are the most represented types of heritage on the World Heritage List. World Heritage Cities are also among the World ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Rock Art of Alta
Laponian Area
Natural System of Wrangel Island Reserve
Ilulissat Icefjord
Putorana Plateau
World Heritage and the Arctic World Heritage and the Arctic © Maksim Antipin / Beringia National Park (Берингия) 4 April 2017, Monaco -- The Arctic Ocean ... Site Management 2018-03-14 14:56:51.0
Development of a World Heritage Information Management capacity in the Arab State The project consists of four core activities The creation and the development of an Arabic language web site on the World Heritage in the Arab ... Site Management 2016-01-18 18:18:12.0
Benin
Burkina Faso
Togo
Capacity building “Cultural heritage and local development”, 18-21 November 2008, Porto Novo, ... Held on 18-21 November 2008 in Porto Novo, Benin, the first training session of the programme “Cultural heritage and local development” gathered ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0
Training course on management issues for the existing staff and rangers to increase their ... The present staff needs to have more knowledge in order to manage this complex situation. This knowledge should be given through a training, ... Site Management 2014-10-17 11:03:41.0
Friends of World Heritage UNF launched a “Friends of World Heritage” partnership program in September 2003 during the World Parks Congress in Durban , South Africa . A ... Site Management 2015-10-30 10:20:31.0
In Europe Tangible Heritage in Europe Site Management 2014-10-17 11:03:41.0
Ichkeul National Park Tunisia - Development of an emergency plan for the safeguard of the Ichkeul National Park The program consists first in organizing a study preparatory workshop in order to elaborate the strategy that should lead to a sustainable use of ... Site Management 2015-10-30 10:37:52.0
Aldabra Atoll
Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve
Ujung Kulon National Park
Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park
Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Kinabalu Park
Indonesia
Malaysia
Philippines
Seychelles
Uganda
Business Planning for World Heritage Site Managers - a Toolkit This project focused on strengthening the business planning capacity of non-profit organisations (government agencies, NGOs) charged with the ... Site Management 2018-02-22 12:13:26.0