Factors affecting the property in 2001*
- Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure
- Land conversion
- Management activities
- Management systems/ management plan
- Other Threats:
Need for restoration/consolidation works
Factors* affecting the property identified in previous reports
- Collapse of the roof of the Patan Temple (issue resolved)
- Need to revise the implementation of the Action Plan
- Need for restoration/consolidation works
- Traffic pressures
UNESCO Extra-Budgetary Funds until 2001
There have been UNESCO Funds-in-Trust projects funded by the Government of Japan and activities supported by the UNESCO Division of Cultural Heritage within the framework of the International Safeguarding Campaign (see Information Document WHC-99/CONF.204/INF.13). Other earmarked voluntary contributions to the UNESCO World Heritage Fund from NGOs (US$ 90,000) and private sector donors (US$ 20,000) for pilot project implementation have been mobilized by the UNESCO World Heritage Centre for enhanced management of the Kathmandu Valley site.
International Assistance: requests for the property until 2001
Total amount approved : 315,679 USD
Missions to the property until 2001**
November 1993: UNESCO / ICOMOS joint mission; October 1999: World Heritage Centre mission; September 2000: High level mission
Conservation issues presented to the World Heritage Committee in 2001
At the time of the preparation of this working document, no new information had been received by the Centre.
Summary of the interventions
Decisions adopted by the Committee in 2001
The Bureau may wish to examine information that will be provided at the time of its session and take the appropriate decision thereupon.
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”).