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Tipasa

Algeria
Factors affecting the property in 1989*
  • Earthquake
International Assistance: requests for the property until 1989
Requests approved: 1 (from 1989-1989)
Total amount approved : 2,500 USD
Missions to the property until 1989**
Conservation issues presented to the World Heritage Committee in 1989

The Committee noted that following an earthquake at Tipasa in Algeria, a preliminary mission by a member of the Secretariat had been completed which reported that some damage had occurred.

An emergency assistance request had been submitted to the Secretariat which is continuing to cooperate with the managers of the property

Decisions adopted by the Committee in 1989
13 COM IX.19
SOC: Tipasa (Algeria)

19. The Committee noted that following an earthquake at Tipasa in Algeria, a preliminary mission by a member of the Secretariat had been completed which reported that some damage had occurred. An emergency assistance request had been submitted to the Secretariat which is continuing to cooperate with the managers of the property.

No draft Decision

Report year: 1989
Algeria
Date of Inscription: 1982
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (iii)(iv)
Danger List (dates): 2002-2006
Documents examined by the Committee
arrow_circle_right 13COM (1989)
Exports

* : 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.


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