Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan
Factors affecting the property in 1998*
- Commercial development
- Management systems/ management plan
Factors* affecting the property identified in previous reports
International Assistance: requests for the property until 1998
Total amount approved : 0 USD
Missions to the property until 1998**
Information presented to the Bureau of the World Heritage Committee in 1998
The Bureau at its twenty-first extraordinary session requested the Mexican authorities to submit a report on the implementation of the recommendations of the UNESCO expert mission to Teotihuacan (February 1997) regarding the state of conservation and management of the site.
At the time of the preparation of this document no such report had been received.
The Bureau, based on additional information that may be available at the time of the twenty-second session of the Bureau, may recommend appropriate actions to the consideration of the State Party and the Committee.
Decisions adopted by the Committee in 1998
22 BUR V.B.54
Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan (Mexico)
The Bureau took note of the report submitted by the Mexican National Institute for Anthropology and History (INAH) on the actions taken for the management and conservation of Teotihuacan and thanked the Mexican authorities for the positive response given to the recommendations made by the 1997 UNESCO expert mission.
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”).