iSimangaliso Wetland Park

iSimangaliso Wetland Park
iSimangaliso Wetland Park World Heritage site was inscribed on the World Heritage List in 1999.
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UNESCO Marine World Heritage and COVID-19 (Part I)
The unprecedented drop in tourism revenues left UNESCO marine World Heritage sites struggling to keep rangers on the payroll, prevent rising illegal activity or continue crucial scientific monitoring. Local communities have seen their income vanish overnight, but some found creative ways to deal with the crisis and prepare for the future, as was shared during a September 2020 online meeting with Marine World Heritage Managers in Asia, the Pacific, Africa and Europe http://whc.unesco.org/en/events/1532/.
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UNESCO’s Marine World Heritage

UNESCO’s World Heritage Marine Programme takes you on a journey to three exceptional World Heritage marine sites: iSimangaliso Wetland Park (South Africa), Aldabra Atoll (Seychelles) and Kluane / Wrangell-St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek (USA / Canada). Join us to protect our Crown Jewels of the Ocean at https://whc.unesco.org/en/marine-programme/

Narrated by Gisele Bündchen , UN Goodwill Ambassador for the Environment