Old Walled City of Shibam
Factors affecting the property in 1997*
- Management systems/ management plan
- Other Threats:
Factors* affecting the property identified in previous reports
- Poor maintenance
International Assistance: requests for the property until 1997
Total amount approved : 101,800 USD
|1993||Emergency measures regarding the drainage system Shibam ... (Approved)||40,500 USD|
|1993||Financial contribution to organize an evaluation ... (Approved)||9,500 USD|
|1988||4 fellowships for specialists working on the World ... (Approved)||31,800 USD|
|1982||Elaboration of a plan for the installation of a waste ... (Approved)||20,000 USD|
Information presented to the Bureau of the World Heritage Committee in 1997
1) advise on the completion of the 1994 emergency assistance and
2) advise the authorities on the preparation of a training request under the World Heritage Fund for the personnel of the Organization for the Preservation of the Historic Cities in Yemen.
Summary of the interventions
Decisions adopted by the Committee in 1997
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”).