For the Lugo walls the Xunta is in the position of both owner and competent agency. The most famous of these are the temple complexes of Abu Simbel and Philae. In 1980, this property was extended to include the cultural and historical area, and cultural criteria (i)(iii)(iv) were added. A large format full-colour map is available in English, French and Spanish.
Extension of "The Potala Palace and the Jokhang Temple Monastery, Lhasa" to include the Norbulingka area. Within the framework of the UNESCO World Heritage Education Programme, the World Heritage Volunteers ... Strategic Action Plan for the Implementation of the World Heritage Convention, 2012 -2022, Basic Texts of the 1972 World Heritage Convention, Edition October 2019, Human Evolution: Adaptations, Dispersals and Social Developments (HEADS), Initiative on Heritage of Astronomy, Science and Technology, Reducing Disasters Risks at World Heritage Properties, World Heritage Earthen Architecture Programme (WHEAP). , Despite the successes of World Heritage listing in promoting conservation, the UNESCO-administered project has attracted criticism.
In response, Dresden City Council attempted to stop the bridge's construction. Sites are demarcated by UNESCO as protected zones.  Only two sites have ever been delisted: the Arabian Oryx Sanctuary in Oman and the Dresden Elbe Valley in Germany.
See Decision 30.COM 8D.1, Category of site Cultural site Natural site Mixed site, Site inscribed on the List of World Heritage in Danger Cultural site Natural site Mixed site. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), International Council on Monuments and Sites, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, International Union for Conservation of Nature, United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, List of World Heritage Sites by year of inscription, UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Lists, "Exploring the world's first 12 heritage sites", "Cultural Heritage & New Media: A Future for the Past", John Marshall Review of Intellectual Property Law, "World Heritage List (ordered by region)", "This city now has more UNESCO Heritage sites than anywhere in the world", "Convention Concerning the Protection of World's Cultural and Natural Heritage", "Monuments of Nubia-International Campaign to Save the Monuments of Nubia", "The Rescue of Nubian Monuments and Sites", "The World Heritage Convention – Brief History / Section "Preserving cultural heritage, "The World Heritage Convention – Brief History / Section "Linking the protection of cultural and natural heritage, "States Parties – UNESCO World Heritage Centre", "Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage: Treaty status", "Success stories - successful restorations", "The unintended consequences of UNESCO World Heritage listing", "The Operational Guidelines for the Implementation of the World Heritage Convention", "Oman's Arabian Oryx Sanctuary : first site ever to be deleted from UNESCO's World Heritage List", "Dresden is deleted from UNESCO's World Heritage List", "Recent increases in human pressure and forest loss threaten many Natural World Heritage Sites", "Sixteen years of change in the global terrestrial human footprint and implications for biodiversity conservation", "Monuments Men: protecting cultural heritage in war zones", "UNESCO Director-General calls for stronger cooperation for heritage protection at the Blue Shield International General Assembly", "Karl von Habsburg auf Mission im Libanon", "Action plan to preserve heritage sites during conflict", "The Big Question: What is a World Heritage Site, and does the accolade make a difference? The 1972 World Heritage Convention is founded on the premise of international cooperation. World Heritage sites belong to all the peoples of the world, irrespective of the territory on which they are located. Another planning instrument which affects the walls is the Special Plan for the Protection of the Miño [river], approved by the municipality at the beginning of 1998.
Extension of "Gough Island Wildlife Reserve". There are two management plans, prepared in 1985/86 and 1992/94, which emphasise conservation, scientific research, buffer zone management, benefit-sharing, and community participation. Heritage is our legacy from the past, what we live with today, and what we pass on to future generations. The World Heritage Committee considers that this criterion should preferably be used in conjunction with other criteria.  Several listed locations such as George Town in Penang, Casco Viejo in Panama and Hội An in Vietnam have struggled to strike the balance between the economic benefits of catering to greatly increased visitor numbers and preserving the original culture and local communities that drew the recognition..  In 2016, the Australian government was reported to have successfully lobbied for Great Barrier Reef conservation efforts to be removed from a UNESCO report titled "World Heritage and Tourism in a Changing Climate".  The Dresden Elbe Valley was first placed on the danger list in 2006 when the World Heritage Committee decided that plans to construct the Waldschlösschen Bridge would significantly alter the valley's landscape. There are ten selection criteria – a site must meet at least one to be included on the list..  These activities endanger Natural World Heritage Sites and could compromise their unique values. Venetian Works of Defence between the 16th and 17th Centuries: San Pedro de la Roca Castle, Santiago de Cuba, Archaeological Landscape of the First Coffee Plantations in the South-East of Cuba, Pilgrimage Church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelená Hora, Kutná Hora: Historical Town Centre with the Church of St Barbara and the Cathedral of Our Lady at Sedlec, Jewish Quarter and St Procopius' Basilica in Třebíč, Landscape for Breeding and Training of Ceremonial Carriage Horses at Kladruby nad Labem, Christiansfeld, a Moravian Church Settlement, The par force hunting landscape in North Zealand, Kujataa Greenland: Norse and Inuit Farming at the Edge of the Ice Cap, Aasivissuit – Nipisat.
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The Spanish Constitution reserves certain rights in relation to the heritage to the central government.
At the time the property was extended, natural criterion (iv) was also found applicable. Its mission is to contribute to the building of peace, the eradication of poverty, sustainable development and intercultural dialogue. More Contacts Site Map Become a member Donate Now!
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Many of them are more threatened than previously thought and require immediate conservation action. WebGL must be enable, Post-Conflict and Post-Disaster Responses, Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam, Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley, Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid region, Historic Centres of Berat and Gjirokastra, Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe, Mbanza Kongo, Vestiges of the Capital of the former Kingdom of Kongo, Antigua Naval Dockyard and Related Archaeological Sites, Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis: San Ignacio Mini, Santa Ana, Nuestra Señora de Loreto and Santa Maria Mayor (Argentina), Ruins of Sao Miguel das Missoes (Brazil), The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement, Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots, Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley, Australian Fossil Mammal Sites (Riversleigh / Naracoorte), Royal Exhibition Building and Carlton Gardens, Hallstatt-Dachstein / Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape, City of Graz – Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg, Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps, Walled City of Baku with the Shirvanshah's Palace and Maiden Tower, Historic Centre of Sheki with the Khan’s Palace, Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun, Architectural, Residential and Cultural Complex of the Radziwill Family at Nesvizh, The Four Lifts on the Canal du Centre and their Environs, La Louvière and Le Roeulx (Hainaut), Major Town Houses of the Architect Victor Horta (Brussels), Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex, Tiwanaku: Spiritual and Political Centre of the Tiwanaku Culture, Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar, Historic Centre of the Town of Diamantina, Brazilian Atlantic Islands: Fernando de Noronha and Atol das Rocas Reserves, Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks, São Francisco Square in the Town of São Cristóvão, Rio de Janeiro: Carioca Landscapes between the Mountain and the Sea, Paraty and Ilha Grande – Culture and Biodiversity, Ancient Ferrous Metallurgy Sites of Burkina Faso, Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande, Temple Zone of Sambor Prei Kuk, Archaeological Site of Ancient Ishanapura, L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site, Kluane / Wrangell-St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek, Waterton Glacier International Peace Park, Ennedi Massif: Natural and Cultural Landscape, Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaíso, Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works, Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Beijing and Shenyang, Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area, Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area, Wulingyuan Scenic and Historic Interest Area, Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountains, Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa, Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples, Chengde, Temple and Cemetery of Confucius and the Kong Family Mansion in Qufu, Mount Emei Scenic Area, including Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area, Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in Beijing, Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in Beijing, Ancient Villages in Southern Anhui – Xidi and Hongcun, Imperial Tombs of the Ming and Qing Dynasties, Mount Qingcheng and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System, Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas, Capital Cities and Tombs of the Ancient Koguryo Kingdom, Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries - Wolong, Mt Siguniang and Jiajin Mountains, Historic Monuments of Dengfeng in “The Centre of Heaven and Earth”, Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces, Silk Roads: the Routes Network of Chang'an-Tianshan Corridor, Zuojiang Huashan Rock Art Cultural Landscape, Kulangsu, a Historic International Settlement, Migratory Bird Sanctuaries along the Coast of Yellow Sea-Bohai Gulf of China (Phase I), Port, Fortresses and Group of Monuments, Cartagena, National Archeological Park of Tierradentro, Chiribiquete National Park – “The Maloca of the Jaguar”, Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park, Precolumbian Chiefdom Settlements with Stone Spheres of the Diquís, Historical Complex of Split with the Palace of Diocletian, Episcopal Complex of the Euphrasian Basilica in the Historic Centre of Poreč.
The dimensions of the map are 78cm by 50cm (31 in. Eritrea's efforts to promote Asmara are one example.
 Additionally, the local population around a site may benefit from significantly increased tourism revenue.
Many cultural and natural World Heritage sites are home to indigenous peoples. To be selected, a World Heritage Site must be a somehow unique l… The UNESCO World Heritage and Sustainable Tourism Programme represents a new approach based on dialogue ... World Heritage Centre’s Natural Heritage Strategy. Nominated sites must be of "outstanding universal value" and meet at least one of the ten criteria. Extension of the "Mudejar Architecture of Teruel". At the time the property was extended, criteria (iii) and (v) were also found applicable.  The list is maintained by the international World Heritage Program administered by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, composed of 21 "states parties" that are elected by their General Assembly. United Nations.  UNESCO's mission with respect to World Heritage consists of eight subtargets. Under the Galician Heritage Law the Xunta is required to cooperate with the municipal authorities in ensuring the protection and conservation of listed monuments, and certain functions are delegated down to them. , The sites are intended for practical conservation for posterity, which otherwise would be subject to risk from human or animal trespassing, unmonitored, uncontrolled or unrestricted access, or threat from local administrative negligence. World Heritage Sites are designated by UNESCO for having cultural, historical, scientific or other form of significance. Extension of the "Alhambra and the Generalife, Granada", to include the Albayzin quarter.  A request for a minor boundary change, one that does not have a significant impact on the extent of the property or affect its "outstanding universal value", is also evaluated by the advisory bodies before being sent to the committee. The WH area is managed directly by the Divisional Forest Officer from the Forest Dept. The United States initiated the idea of safeguarding places of high cultural or natural importance.  Proposals to change a site's official name are sent directly to the committee. The Arabian Oryx Sanctuary was directly delisted in 2007, instead of first being put on the danger list, after the Omani government decided to reduce the protected area's size by 90 per cent. The Xunta operates through its General Directorate of Cultural Heritage (Dirección General de Patrimonio Cultural), based in Santiago de Compostela.
A country may not nominate sites that have not been first included on its Tentative List. These include encouraging the commitment of countries and local population to World Heritage conservation in various ways, providing emergency assistance for sites in danger, offering technical assistance and professional training, and supporting States Parties' public awareness-building activities. These bodies then make their recommendations to the World Heritage Committee. Site listing bids are often lengthy and costly, putting poorer countries at a disadvantage.
It is against this background that serious consideration is being given to the creation of an independent foundation, under royal patronage and with representatives from government, academic, voluntary, and business institutions, to work with the General Directorate of Cultural Heritage of Galicia. Extension of the "Glacier Bay/Wrangell/St Elias/Kluane" property. The Westland and Mount Cook National Park and the Fiordland National Park, which were previously inscribed on the World Heritage List, are part of the "Te Wahipounamu - South West New Zealand". Any proposal for a significant boundary change or to modify the site's selection criteria must be submitted as if it were a new nomination, including first placing it on the Tentative List and then onto the Nomination File. This was followed in 1997 by the Special Plan for the Protection and Internal Reform of the Fortified Enceinte of the Town of Lugo, which is concerned principally with the urban environment of the historic town.