1.         Anjar (Lebanon) (C 293)

Year of inscription on the World Heritage List  1984

Criteria  (iii)(iv)

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/293/documents/

International Assistance

Requests approved: 0
Total amount approved: USD 0
For details, see page https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/293/assistance/

UNESCO Extra-budgetary Funds

N/A

Previous monitoring missions

N/A

Factors affecting the property identified in previous reports

Illustrative material  see page https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/293/

Information presented to the Bureau of the World Heritage Committee in 1998

The mission of December 1997 visited the site of Anjar and found that an army camp was located next to the site and that the military were using some of the monuments of the site Anjar as camp facilities.

Action Required

After having taken note of the report of the Secretariat, the Bureau requests the Secretariat to follow-up with the Lebanese authorities on the recommendations of the report, mainly the removal of any military presence from the vicinity of the site.

Conservation issues presented to the World Heritage Committee in 1998

N/A

Analysis and Conclusions of the World Heritage Centre, ICOMOS and ICCROM

N/A

Decision Adopted: 22 BUR V.B.49

After having taken note of the report of the Secretariat, the Bureau requested the Secretariat to follow-up with the Lebanese authorities on the recommendations of the report, mainly the removal of any military presence from the vicinity of the site.