1.         Simien National Park (Ethiopia) (N 9)

Year of inscription on the World Heritage List  1978

Criteria  (vii)(x)

Year(s) of inscription on the List of World Heritage in Danger  N/A

Previous Committee Decisions  see page https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/9/documents/

International Assistance

Requests approved: 0 (from 1978-1982)
Total amount approved: USD 149,671
For details, see page https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/9/assistance/

UNESCO Extra-budgetary Funds

N/A

Previous monitoring missions

N/A

Factors affecting the property identified in previous reports

Presence of armed groups

Illustrative material  see page https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/9/

Conservation issues presented to the World Heritage Committee in 1985

[Oral report]

The management plan for this park, which resulted from a workshop supported by the World Heritage Fund, had been
finalised.

However, the situation described by IUCN at the 8th session of the Committee in 1984 had not developed further and no further information had been obtained.

Analysis and Conclusions of the World Heritage Centre and IUCN

N/A

Decision Adopted: 9 COM XIII.C

Simen National Park, Ethiopia: The management plan for this park, which resulted from a workshop supported by the World Heritage Fund, had been finalised. However, the situation described by IUCN at the 8th session of the Committee in 1984 had not developed further and no further information had been obtained.