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Country Site Year Nominated History
Afghanistan City of Herat
  • 2004 - Submitted 
  • 1983 - Deferred Deferred until receipt of necessary info
Albania L'amphitheatre de Durres
  • 1996 - Submitted 
  • 1991 - Rejected Of importance to Albania but does not meet WHS criteria
Austria Bregenzerwald (Bregenz Forest)
  • 2007 - Deferred To consider its significance in a wider Alpine region and its farming traditions.
  • 1994 - Submitted 
Austria Cultural Landscape of Innsbruck-Nordkette/Karwendel
  • 2005 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn by Austria after ICOMOS recommended Rejection
  • 2002 - Submitted 
  • 2002 - Revision Successor of the former TWHS Old Part of Innsbruck, including Ambras Castle (1994)
Austria Großglockner High Alpine Road / Großglockner Hochalpenstraße 2019
  • 2018 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2016 - Submitted 
Austria Hall in Tyrol - The Mint
  • 2015 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn by Austria, after "Rejection" advice by ICOMOS
  • 2013 - Submitted 
  • 2013 - Revision Replaces "Old part of Hall in Tirol"
Austria National Park "Hohe Tauern"
  • 2004 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2003 - Submitted 
Azerbaijan Hyrkan State Reservation
  • 2006 - Deferred to consider options for renominating the property as part of a transnational serial property with other Hirkanian forest areas in Iran
  • 1998 - Submitted 
Azerbaijan Sheki, the Khan's Palace 2020
  • 2017 - Referred 
  • 2017 - Advisory Body overruled ICOMOS recommended Not to inscribe
  • 2001 - Submitted 
Bahrain Burial Ensembles of Dilmun and Tylos 2019
  • 2017 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2008 - Submitted 
Bahrain Hawar Islands Reserve
  • 2004 - Deferred To consider an appropriate extension
  • 2001 - Submitted 
Bangladesh Mahansthangarh and its Environs
  • 2018 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 1999 - Submitted 
Belarus Augustow Canal 2019
  • 2010 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2009 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Belarus Saviour Transfiguration Church and St. Sophia Cathedral in the town of Polatsk 2019
  • 2009 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Benin La ville d'Ouidah : quartiers anciens et Route de l'Esclave
  • 2001 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 1996 - Submitted 
Bolivia Cal Orck'o: Footprints of time
  • 2008 - Rejected Only national and regional significance
  • 2003 - Submitted 
Bolivia Incallajta, the largest Inca site in the Kollasuyo
  • 2006 - Deferred More research and enhancement of the state of preservation needed
  • 2003 - Submitted 
Bosnia Herzegovina Sarajevo - unique symbol of universal multiculture - continual open city
  • 1999 - Rejected Bureau: no management plan, and too similar to Mostar
  • 1997 - Submitted 
  • 1986 - Deferred 
Bosnia Herzegovina The natural and architectural ensemble of Jajce
  • 2009 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2008 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2006 - Submitted 
Brazil Gold Route in Parati and its landscape
  • 2018 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2016 - Incomplete - not examined As 'Paraty - Culture and Biodiversity'
  • 2013 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2012 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2009 - Deferred "to revise its dimension and denomination as a mixed property" (WHC-09)
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Bulgaria The Ancient Plovdiv
  • 2006 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn at request of Bulgaria before WHC meeting, after the ICOMOS report advised on Rejection. Reason: interesting, but not exceptional enough and doesn't meet the test of authenticity.
  • 2004 - Submitted 
  • 1983 - Rejected Not yet able to include vernacular architecture
Bulgaria Two neolithic dwellings with their interior and household furnishings and utensils completely preserved.
  • 1985 - Deferred More excavation needed
  • 1984 - Submitted 
Burkina Faso Les necropoles de Bourzanga
  • 1996 - Submitted 
  • 1980 - Rejected 
  • 1979 - Deferred Bureau - More info required
Burkina Faso Les sites de métallurgie ancienne de réduction du fer dans les espaces boose et bwi (Ronguin, Tiwega, Yamane, Kindbo, Bekuy, Douroula)
  • 2011 - Revision Includes former TWHS Les sites d extraction de fer de Kindiba (1996)
  • 2011 - Submitted 
  • 1980 - Rejected As former TWHS Les sites d extraction de fer de Kindiba
  • 1979 - Deferred As former TWHS Les sites d extraction de fer de Kindiba (Bureau - More info required)
Cambodia Le site de Koh Ker
  • 1992 - Submitted 
  • 1979 - Deferred Bureau - More info required
Canada Atikaki / Woodland Caribou / Accord First Nations (Pimachiowin Aki) 2018
  • 2016 - Referred 
  • 2016 - Advisory Body overruled Inscription was proposed, but Canada pleaded for a referral due to changes in the management of the corporation that maintains it.
  • 2013 - Deferred As Pimachiowin Aki (refine and strengthen the boundaries & further look into spiritual relationship with nature)
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Chad Parc national de Zakouma
  • 2017 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2005 - Submitted 
Chile Juan Fernandez Archipielago National Park
  • 1995 - Referred Bureau - Fulfills Natural criteria but protection etc a concern which needs addressing
  • 1994 - Submitted 
China China Altay
  • 2015 - Incomplete - not examined As "Xinjiang Altai Mountains" (an extension of the property
  • 2010 - Submitted 
China Dongzhai Port Nature Reserve
  • 1996 - Submitted 
  • 1980 - Rejected 
China Poyang Nature Reserve
  • 1996 - Submitted 
  • 1981 - Deferred At Bureau -needs Natural Park too
  • 1980 - Deferred 
China The Alligator Sinensis Nature Reserve
  • 1996 - Submitted 
  • 1981 - Deferred At Bureau - Needs excavatons first
  • 1980 - Deferred 
China The Lijiang River Scenic Zone at Guilin
  • 1996 - Submitted 
  • 1980 - Rejected 
China Wudalianchi Scenic Spots
  • 2011 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2001 - Submitted 
Colombia Chiribiquete National Park 2018
  • 2012 - Revision Renominated on new Tentative List, changed from Parque Nacional Natural Chiribiquete (29/10/1993)
  • 2012 - Submitted 
  • 2005 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
Colombia Parque Nacional Natural Chiribiquete
  • 2012 - Revision Part of new Tentative List, as Chiribiquete National Park
  • 2005 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn by Colombia
  • 1993 - Submitted 
Congo (Democratic Republic) Dépression de l'Upemba
  • 1997 - Submitted 
  • 1984 - Deferred IUCN needs more info
Congo (Republic) Le Parc National de Conkouati-Douli
  • 2008 - Revision Successor to former TWHS Wildlife reserve of Conkouati (1995)
  • 2008 - Submitted 
  • 1995 - Rejected As Wildlife reserve of Conkouati: Not of Universal value and has degraded over last 10 years
Congo (Republic) Parc national d'Odzala-Kokoua
  • 2008 - Submitted 
  • 1995 - Deferred 
Costa Rica Corcovado National Park and Isla del Cano Biological Reserve
  • 2004 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn by Costa Rica
  • 2003 - Submitted 
Croatia Lonjsko Polje Nature Park
  • 2009 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2005 - Submitted 
Croatia Zadar - Episcopal complex 2019
  • 2016 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2013 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn after Rejection Advice from ICOMOS
  • 2012 - Referred 
  • 2012 - Advisory Body overruled Referral instead of Deferral
  • 2005 - Submitted 
Cuba Cienaga de Zapata National Park 2020
  • 2008 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2003 - Submitted 
Czechia Ceský ráj (Czech Paradise) Rock Cities
  • 2004 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Proposal called "Rock Cities of the Bohemian Paradise" was withdrawn by Czech Republic
  • 2001 - Submitted 
Czechia Fishpond Network in the Trebon Basin
  • 2005 - Deferred Revised nominated needed including more sites beyond Trebon Fishpond Heritage
  • 2001 - Submitted 
Czechia Mining Cultural Landscape Erzgebirge/Krušnohoøí 2019
  • 2016 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2015 - Postponed "At the request of both States Parties, the examination of this nomination is postponed to the following cycle of evaluation"
  • 2012 - Submitted 
  • 1999 - Revision Has been on Tentative List of Germany as "Ore Mountains: mining and cultural landscape" since 1999
Czechia Paper Mill at Velké Losiny
  • 2007 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn at request of Czech Republic
  • 2001 - Submitted 
Czechia Renaissance Houses at Slavonice
  • 2006 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn at request of Czech Republic
  • 2001 - Submitted 
Czechia Sites of Great Moravia: Slavonic Fortified Settlement at Mikulcice - Church of St.Margaret at Kopcani
  • 2014 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2009 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2001 - Submitted 
Czechia The Karlstejn Castle
  • 2001 - Submitted 
  • 1992 - Deferred Need a study of its restoration
Czechia The Spa at Luhacovice
  • 2008 - Deferred Better management
  • 2001 - Submitted 
Denmark VIKING MONUMENTS AND SITES / Jelling mounds, runic stones, palisade area and church
  • 2015 - Deferred 
  • 2011 - Submitted 
Denmark VIKING MONUMENTS AND SITES / The Trelleborg fortresses, Denmark
  • 2015 - Deferred 
  • 2011 - Submitted 
Dominican Rep. Parque Nacional del Este
  • 2003 - Referred To undertake the survey programme recommended by ICOMOS and other issues
  • 2001 - Submitted 
Dominican Rep. The Sugar Mill of Engombe [Ruta de Los Ingenios]
  • 2005 - Deferred Renominate the "Route of the First Colonial Sugar Mills of America" when legal protection and management plans are in place
  • 2001 - Submitted 
Egypt Dahab
  • 1994 - Submitted 
  • 1982 - Deferred At Bureau - better limits etc
Egypt Gebel Qatrani Area, Lake Qaroun Nature Reserve
  • 2008 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2003 - Submitted 
Egypt Ras Mohammed
  • 2003 - Deferred To extend the boundaries of the nomination
  • 2002 - Submitted 
El Salvador Ciudad Vieja / La Bermuda
  • 1992 - Submitted 
  • 1983 - Deferred Deferred as conditions under which recommendation made not yet fulfilled
Estonia Baltic Klint
  • 2006 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn at request of Estonia
  • 2004 - Submitted 
  • 2004 - Revision Successor to former TWHS Glint of Saka-Ontika-Toila (1996)
Estonia Kuressaare Fortress
  • 2004 - Deferred Needs comparative analysis for demonstrating the outstanding universal value. Suggests extension to town of Kuressaare.
  • 2002 - Submitted 
Ethiopia Bale Mountains National Park
  • 2008 - Submitted 
  • 1981 - Deferred At Bureau - Not yet legally defined/protected
  • 1980 - Deferred 
  • 1979 - Deferred Bureau - more thorough evaluation required
Ethiopia Dirre Sheik Hussein Religious, Cultural and Historical Site 2019
  • 2016 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2011 - Submitted 
Ethiopia Holqa Sof Omar: Natural and Cultural Heritage (Sof Omar: Caves of Mystery) 2019
  • 2016 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2012 - Submitted 
Ethiopia Melka Kunture and Balchit Archaeological Site
  • 2012 - Submitted 
  • 2012 - Revision Bachilt Archaeological Site added to the nomination
  • 1981 - Deferred At Bureau - Need Tentative List
  • 1980 - Deferred 
  • 1979 - Deferred Bureau meeting - info requested in 78 still not in place
  • 1978 - Deferred Bureau meeting - info requested
Finland Paimio Hospital (formerly Paimio Sanatorium)
  • 2007 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn at request of Finland
  • 2004 - Submitted 
France Chaîne des Puys et faille de Limagne 2019
  • 2016 - Advisory Body overruled IUCN proposed Rejection
  • 2016 - Referred 
  • 2014 - Referred 
  • 2014 - Advisory Body overruled From Rejection to Referral
  • 2011 - Submitted 
France Ensemble de grottes à concrétions du Sud de la France
  • 2007 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2001 - Requested by State Party to not be examined At Bureau Session
  • 2000 - Submitted 
France Le rivage méditerranéen des Pyrénées
  • 2007 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2002 - Submitted 
France Rouen : ensemble urbain à pans de bois, cathédrale, église Saint-Ouen, église Saint Maclou
  • 1996 - Submitted 
  • 1995 - Deferred Bureau - needs better Man plan, definition of zones etc
FYR of Macedonia Archaeo-astronomical Site Kokino
  • 2012 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2011 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2009 - Submitted 
Gabon Ecosystème et paysage culturel pygmée du massif de Minkébé
  • 2005 - Referred Better documentation, protection and work on a transboundary nomination encompassing the Baka community
  • 2003 - Submitted 
Georgia Tbilisi Historic District
  • 2007 - Submitted 
  • 2001 - Referred Bureau 2001: to allow study of additional information by ICOMOS
Georgia Vardzia-Khertvisi
  • 2007 - Submitted 
  • 2001 - Postponed Bureau 2001: ICOMOS recommended inscription, "subject to a favourable expert mission report"
Germany Francke Foundation Buildings
  • 2016 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 1999 - Submitted 
Germany Luther memorials in Saxony-Anhalt, Saxony, Bavaria and Thuringia
  • 2017 - Requested by State Party to not be examined After recommendation by ICOMOS Does not approve the extension
  • 2015 - Submitted 
Germany Mining Cultural Landscape Erzgebirge/Krušnohoøí 2019
  • 2016 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2015 - Postponed "At the request of both States Parties, the examination of this nomination is postponed to the following cycle of evaluation"
  • 2012 - Submitted 
  • 2012 - Revision Has been on Tentative List of Germany as "Ore Mountains: mining and cultural landscape" since 1999
Germany The Naumburg Cathedral and the landscape of the rivers Saale and Unstrut an important dominion in the High Middle Ages 2020
  • 2017 - Referred to rescope to the Cathedral only
  • 2017 - Advisory Body overruled ICOMOS advised Not to inscribe
  • 2015 - Deferred 
  • 2015 - Advisory Body overruled ICOMOS proposed rejection, amendments by Croatia and Vietnam received unanimous support from WHC
  • 2002 - Revision Successor to the former TWHS Naumburg Cathedral (2002) - later extended to include the CL
  • 1999 - Submitted 
Germany VIKING MONUMENTS AND SITES / Danevirke and Hedeby 2018
  • 2015 - Deferred 
  • 2011 - Submitted 
Ghana Mole National Park 2020
  • 2017 - Requested by State Party to not be examined After Not to Inscribe advice of IUCN
  • 2016 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2000 - Submitted 
Ghana Tenzug - Tallensi settlements
  • 2014 - Deferred As "Tongo-Tengzuk Tallensi Cultural Landscape"
  • 2013 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2000 - Submitted 
Ghana Trade Pilgrimage Routes of North-Western Ghana
  • 2000 - Revision Successor to former TWHS Traditional mosques of Northern Ghana (1983)
  • 2000 - Submitted 
  • 1983 - Deferred As former TWHS Traditional mosques of Northern Ghana: Deferred until receipt of necessary info
Greece Archaeological Site of Nikopolis
  • 2014 - Revision Renominated by Greece under the same name at their new Tentative List
  • 2003 - Submitted 
  • 1983 - Rejected At Bureau meeting - no reason given
Greece Gorge of Samaria National Park
  • 2014 - Revision Renomination under the same name on new Tentative List
  • 2003 - Submitted 
  • 1987 - Deferred More info on "value" needed
Greece Petrified Forest of Lesvos
  • 2014 - Revision Renomination on the new Tentative List, after having disappeared from that since 1988. Slight name change (from "Petrified Forest of Lesbos")
  • 1988 - Submitted 
  • 1988 - Deferred Field review required - and work group to review fossil sites worldwide
Guatemala Sierra De Las Minas Biosphere Reservation
  • 2002 - Submitted 
  • 1993 - Deferred Bureau - concerns about boundaries (too big), extent of private activity within etc
Guinea Bissau Reserve de Biosphere de l'Archipel des Bijagos 2020
  • 2013 - Deferred 
  • 2006 - Submitted 
Hungary System of Fortifications at the Confluence of the Rivers Danube and Váh in Komárno - Komárom
  • 2008 - Rejected Lack of convincing comparative analysis & authenticity and integrity issues
  • 2007 - Submitted 
Hungary The Ipolytartnóc Fossils
  • 2004 - Deferred Proposal called "Paleohabitat of Tarn?c, Hungary" was deferred to allow further evaluation and a IUCN field visit
  • 2000 - Submitted 
  • 1993 - Rejected Important at National level but did not meet WHS criteria
Iceland VIKING MONUMENTS AND SITES / Thingvellir National Park
  • 2015 - Deferred 
  • 2011 - Submitted 
India Delhi - A Heritage City
  • 2015 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2012 - Submitted 
India River island of Majuli in midstream of Brahmaputra River in Assam
  • 2013 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2008 - Deferred To assemble a complete inventory of the 31 surviving Sattras (considering which Sattras might have the potential to demonstrate Outstanding Universal Value and be nominated as the property), a visit of an ICOMOS evaluation mission and an appraisal of the status and management of the overall river basin
  • 2006 - Referred Seven suggestions for improvement of the proposal, among which: more information on the Sattras, legal protection and management plan
  • 2004 - Submitted 
India Santiniketan
  • 2011 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2010 - Submitted 
India Sri Harimandir Sahib, Amritsar, Punjab
  • 2005 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn by India
  • 2004 - Submitted 
India The Glorious Kakatiya Temples and Gateways 2019
  • 2018 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2014 - Submitted 
India The Qutb Shahi Monuments of Hyderabad Golconda Fort, Qutb Shahi Tombs, Charminar
  • 2014 - Postponed India had to choose between Rani-ki-Vav and Golconda
  • 2010 - Submitted 
India The Victorian & Art Deco Ensemble of Mumbai 2018
  • 2015 - Postponed "In compliance with paragraph 61 of the Operational Guidelines, the examination of this nomination is postponed to a future session of the Committee"
  • 2012 - Submitted 
India Wild Ass Sanctuary, Little Rann of Kutch
  • 2006 - Submitted 
  • 1993 - Rejected Important at National level but did not meet WHS criteria
Indonesia Betung Kerihun National Park (Transborder Rainforest Heritage of Borneo)
  • 2006 - Deferred 
  • 2005 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Indonesia Tana Toraja Traditional Settlement
  • 2014 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2009 - Submitted 
  • 2001 - Revision Successor to former TWHS Toraja (1995)
  • 2001 - Incomplete - not examined 
Indonesia The Old Town of Jakarta (Formerly old Batavia) and 4 Outlying Islands (Onrust, Kelor, Cipir dan Bidadari) 2018
  • 2017 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2015 - Submitted 
Iran Arasbaran Protected Area 2018
  • 2017 - Incomplete - not examined As 'Arasbaran Biosphere Reserve'
  • 2007 - Submitted 
Iran Harra Protected Area
  • 2010 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2008 - Submitted 
Iraq The Sacred Complex of Babylon 2019
  • 2016 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2003 - Submitted 
  • 1983 - Deferred Deferred as conditions under which recommendation made not yet fulfilled
Israel Makhteshim Country
  • 2005 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn on request of Israel
  • 2001 - Submitted 
  • 2001 - Deferred To turn the natural nomination into a mixed one
Israel The Galilee Journeys of Jesus & the Apostles
  • 2010 - Requested by State Party to not be examined As Sites of Christianity in the Galilee
  • 2000 - Submitted 
Israel The Great Rift Valley - migratory routes - The Hula
  • 2006 - Deferred Value is recognized, deferred due to its possible consideration within the framework of a serial nomination together with some African countries
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Israel Triple-arch Gate at Dan & Sources of the Jordan
  • 2010 - Postponed 
  • 2009 - Not approved "Requests the World Heritage Centre to facilitate the provision of the information which would enable the formal inscription of the property by the Committee at its 34th session."
  • 2008 - Referred To present further information and legal and technical data
  • 2008 - Advisory Body overruled ICOMOS in favour of inscription, overruled by the WHC
  • 2006 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn at request of Israel
  • 2000 - Submitted 
Italy Archipelago of la Maddalena and Islands of Bocche di Bonifacio
  • 2006 - Submitted 
  • 2002 - Requested by State Party to not be examined From Bureau Session
Italy Bradyseism in the Flegrea Area
  • 2008 - Rejected May have potential to be included as part of a serial cultural property for its history of science values
  • 2006 - Submitted 
Italy Cascata delle Marmore and valnerina: Monastic sites and ancient hydrogeological reclamation works
  • 2007 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn at request of Italy
  • 2006 - Submitted 
Italy Ivrea, industrial city of the 20th century 2018
  • 2017 - Postponed 2nd cultural nomination after Venetian Works of Defence in the same year
  • 2012 - Submitted 
Italy Parco Nazionale della Sila - Sila, gran bosco d'Italia 2019
  • 2017 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2012 - Submitted 
Jamaica Seville Heritage Park
  • 2009 - Revision Renomination, from "Seville" to "Seville Heritage Park"
  • 1988 - Submitted 
  • 1988 - Rejected 
Jamaica The Underwater City of Port Royal
  • 2009 - Submitted 
  • 1988 - Rejected Important for Jamaica but not WHS (earlier nomination under the name of 'Port Royal')
Japan Churches and Christian Sites in Nagasaki 2018
  • 2016 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2007 - Submitted 
Jordan Arab Eclecticism - Foundation and evolution of an Architectural School in the city of As-Salt (1860-1925) 2020
  • 2017 - Deferred 
  • 2017 - Advisory Body overruled ICOMOS suggested Not Inscribe. Overturned by amendment of Turkey to Deferral.
  • 2015 - Submitted 
  • 2015 - Revision Successor to former TWHS Old City of Salt (2004)
  • 1994 - Deferred Bureau - require 1990 action plan to be adopted
Jordan Jerash Archaeological City (Ancient Meeting Place of East and West)
  • 2004 - Submitted 
  • 1995 - Referred Bureau - Concerns re buffer zone and impact of Festival need to be addressed
  • 1986 - Deferred 
  • 1985 - Deferred Needs Boundaries and Management Plan
Jordan Pella (Modern Tabaqat Fahil)
  • 2001 - Submitted 
  • 1985 - Rejected There are better examples of neolithic vestiges, Greco-Roman cities, Omayyad + Mameluke mons
Kenya The African Great Rift Valley - The Maasai Mara
  • 2010 - Revision Includes former TWHS Masai Mara (1997)
  • 2010 - Submitted 
  • 1997 - Referred As former TWHS Masai Mara (1997): Bureau - Does not meet natural criteria but should join with Tanzania as part of Serengeti
Kenya The Thimlich Ohinga Cultural Landscape
  • 2015 - Referred 
  • 2014 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2010 - Submitted 
Latvia Grobiņa archaeological ensemble
  • 2017 - Revision Successor to former TWHS Viking Monuments and Sites / Grobina archaeological complex
  • 2017 - Submitted 
  • 2015 - Deferred As Viking Monuments and Sites / Grobina archaeological complex
  • 2011 - Revision Successor to former TWHS Grobina Complex of Archaeological Monuments (1996)
Lebanon Ensemble du site naturel de la region du Chouf
  • 1996 - Revision Successor to Former TWHS Deit el Qamar + Beit ed-Dine (1984)
  • 1996 - Submitted 
  • 1984 - Rejected As Deit el Qamar + Beit ed-Dine : Not of "outstanding universal value"
Lithuania Trakai Historical National Park
  • 2005 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn by Lithuania
  • 2003 - Submitted 
Madagascar Falaise et grottes de l'Isandra
  • 2013 - Referred (Isandra Zoma)
  • 1997 - Submitted 
Malawi Mulanje Mountain Biosphere Reserve
  • 2014 - Deferred As "Mount Mulanje Cultural Landscape"
  • 2000 - Submitted 
Malawi Nyika National Park
  • 2006 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn at request of Malawi
  • 2000 - Submitted 
  • 1984 - Rejected Only of Regional importance
Maldives Coral Stone Mosques of Maldives 2019
  • 2013 - Revision Includes former TWHS Fenfushi Hukuru Miskiy and Male Hukuru Miskiy/enclosing cemetery and Minaret (1987)
  • 2013 - Submitted 
  • 1988 - Deferred Both old TWHS were deferred due to inadequate docs -Maldives to be offered help
Mali La Boucle du Baoul
  • 1999 - Submitted 
  • 1982 - Deferred At Bureau Need IUCN conclusions
  • 1981 - Deferred At Bureau - info still needed
  • 1980 - Deferred 
Malta Knights Fortifications around the Harbours of Malta
  • 1999 - Deferred Bureau - Better to add to exisiting City of Valletta
  • 1998 - Submitted 
Marshall Islands Northern Marshall Islands Atolls
  • 2010 - Incomplete - not examined Ailinginae Atoll
  • 2005 - Submitted 
Mauritania Paysage culturel d'Azougui
  • 2005 - Deferred Needs substantially revised nomination
  • 2001 - Submitted 
Mexico Historical Town The Royal of the Eleven Thousand Virgins of Cosala in Sinaloa
  • 2009 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2008 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Mexico Réserve de la biosphere Banco Chincorro
  • 2012 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2011 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2007 - Deferred WHC recommends submitting a new nomination of the site as a mixed property taking into account the underwater cultural heritage of the site
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Mexico Tehuacan-Cuicatlan Biosphere Reserve 2020
  • 2017 - Referred 
  • 2017 - Advisory Body overruled Deferral was proposed, amendment by Cuba
  • 2012 - Submitted 
Micronesia (Federated) Yapese Disk Money Regional Sites
  • 2010 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Moldova Orheiul Vechi Archaeological Landscape 2019
  • 2017 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2016 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2014 - Revision Renominated, and renamed from "The Cultural Landscape Orheiul Vechi"
  • 2009 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2007 - Submitted 
Montenegro Cetinje Historic Core 2019
  • 2016 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2010 - Submitted 
Morocco El Gour
  • 1995 - Submitted 
  • 1988 - Rejected 
Myanmar Bagan Archaeological Area and Monuments 2019
  • 1997 - Referred Bureau - Of "unquestionable universal significance" BUT problems with buffer zone, Golf course etc
  • 1996 - Submitted 
Nigeria Oke Idanre (Idanre Hill)
  • 2010 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2007 - Submitted 
Nigeria Old Oyo
  • 1995 - Submitted 
  • 1988 - Rejected Does not meet authenticity requirements and is "Movable"
Nigeria Surame Cultural Landscape
  • 2012 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2007 - Submitted 
  • 2007 - Revision Includes former TWHS Ruins of Sarame (1988)
Norway VIKING MONUMENTS AND SITES / Vestfold Ship Burials and Hyllestad Quernstone Quarries
  • 2015 - Deferred 
  • 2011 - Submitted 
Oman Qalhat 2018
  • 2017 - Incomplete - not examined As 'Ancient City of Qalhat'
  • 2013 - Submitted 
  • 2013 - Revision Revision of former TWHS The Ancient City of Galhat (1988)
Pakistan Archaeological Site of Harappa
  • 2008 - Incomplete - not examined The Archaeological sites of Mehrgarh, Rehman Dheri and Harappa as an extension of the Archaeological Ruins as Menjodaro
  • 2004 - Submitted 
  • 1980 - Rejected 
Pakistan Archaeological Site of Mehrgarh
  • 2008 - Incomplete - not examined The Archaeological sites of Mehrgarh, Rehman Dheri and Harappa as an extension of the Archaeological Ruins as Menjodaro
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Pakistan Archaeological Site of Rehman Dheri
  • 2008 - Incomplete - not examined The Archaeological sites of Mehrgarh, Rehman Dheri and Harappa as an extension of the Archaeological Ruins as Menjodaro
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Pakistan Hiran Minar and Tank, Sheikhupura
  • 2011 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 1993 - Submitted 
Pakistan Rani Kot Fort, Dadu
  • 1993 - Submitted 
  • 1984 - Rejected Not of universal value
Palau Yapease Quarry Sites
  • 2010 - Incomplete - not examined As transnational site with Micronesia
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Paraguay Mbaracayú Forest Nature Reserve
  • 2005 - Rejected Encourages transboundary nomination of the Chaco region, or extension of the Iguacu/Iguazu sites
  • 2003 - Submitted 
Philippines Batanes Protected landscapes and seascapes
  • 2007 - Referred To provide additional information. Also recommends to include all islands of the archipelago.
  • 1993 - Submitted 
Poland Extension to the Joint World Heritage Property "Primeval Beech forests of the Carpathians (Slovak Republic and Ukraine) and the Ancient Beech forests of Germany (Germany)"
  • 2017 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Poland opted out of the Primeval Beech Forests nomination, but the other countries in this serial transnational nomination continued
  • 2015 - Submitted 
Poland Gdansk - Town of Memory and Freedom
  • 2007 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn at request of Poland
  • 2005 - Submitted 
  • 1998 - Rejected Bureau - ICOMOS no (later withdrawn by Poland)
Poland The Augustow Canal (Kanal Augustowski) 2019
  • 2010 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2009 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2006 - Submitted 
Portugal Bulwarked Fortifications of the "Raia" (Border)
  • 2017 - Revision Includes part of former TWHS Town of Marvao and the craggy mountain on which it is located (2000)
  • 2017 - Submitted 
  • 2006 - Requested by State Party to not be examined As Town of Marvao and the craggy mountain on which it is located
Portugal Royal Building of Mafra – Palace, Basilica, Convent, Cerco Garden and Hunting Park (Tapada) 2019
  • 2018 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2017 - Submitted 
  • 2017 - Revision Successor to former TWHS Mafra Palace, Convent and Royal Hunting Park (2004)
Republic of Korea Mt. Soraksan Nature Reserve
  • 1996 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Bureau - No reason given
  • 1994 - Submitted 
  • 1986 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
Republic of Korea Seoul City Wall 2020
  • 2017 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2012 - Submitted 
Republic of Korea Seowon, Confucian Academies of Korea 2019
  • 2016 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2011 - Submitted 
Republic of Korea Sites of fossilized dinosaurs throughout the Southern seacoast
  • 2009 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Nomination of "Korean Cretaceous Dinosaur Coast" withdrawn
  • 2009 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2002 - Submitted 
Romania L'église de Densus
  • 1991 - Submitted 
  • 1990 - Deferred Full evaluation required
Romania L'ensemble monumental de Tirgu Jiu
  • 2015 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn by Romania, after "Rejection" advice by ICOMOS
  • 1991 - Submitted 
Romania Le Monastère de Neamt
  • 1999 - Deferred Bureau- pending the completion of a comparative study of similar church complexes in the region.
  • 1991 - Submitted 
Romania The Historic Centre of Sibiu and its Ensemble of Squares
  • 2007 - Deferred Linking it with already inscribed Saxon Romanian sites as a serial nomination
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Russia Bashkir Ural
  • 2012 - Submitted 
  • 1998 - Rejected As Bashkirian Ural: no OUV, European importance only (WHC)
Russia Great Pskov
  • 2018 - Incomplete - not examined As Monuments of Ancient Pskov
  • 2017 - Incomplete - not examined As 'Monuments of Ancient Pskov'
  • 2002 - Submitted 
Russia Virgin Komi Forests (re-nomination)
  • 2016 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2014 - Submitted 
Russia Western Caucasus (re-nomination)
  • 2016 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2014 - Submitted 
Senegal Parc National des Iles de la Madeleine
  • 2005 - Submitted 
  • 1979 - Rejected 
Serbia Mt. Sara National Park
  • 2008 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2002 - Submitted 
Serbia The Djavolja Varos (Devil's Town) Natural Landmark
  • 2010 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2002 - Submitted 
Slovakia Natural Reserves of Tatras Mountain
  • 2002 - Submitted 
  • 1992 - Rejected High National Importance but doesn't justify WHS. Go for Biosphere reserve?
Slovakia Original Meadow - Pasture Sites of Slovakia
  • 2005 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn by Slovakia
  • 2002 - Submitted 
Slovakia Sites of Great Moravia: Slavonic Fortified Settlement at Mikulcice - Church of St.Margaret at Kopcani
  • 2014 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2009 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2007 - Submitted 
Slovakia System of Fortifications at the Confluence of the Rivers Danube and Váh in Komárno - Komárom
  • 2008 - Rejected Lack of convincing comparative analysis & authenticity and integrity issues
  • 2002 - Submitted 
Slovakia The concept of the lenticular historical town core of Kosice City
  • 2002 - Revision Includes former TWHS Kosice Cathedral
  • 2002 - Submitted 
  • 1994 - Rejected Kosice Cathedral
Spain Jaén Cathedral (extension of the Renaissance Monumental Ensembles of Úbeda and Baeza)
  • 2014 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2012 - Submitted 
Spain La Rioja and Rioja Alavesa Vine and Wine Cultural Landscape
  • 2015 - Deferred 
  • 2013 - Submitted 
  • 2013 - Revision Includes former TWHS Santa Maria de Real de Najera (1985) and Conjunto de la villa de Laguardia (1998)
Spain Plasencia - Monfragüe - Trujillo : Paysage méditerranéen
  • 2012 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2009 - Submitted 
  • 2009 - Revision Includes former TWHS Casco historico y Berrocal de Trujillo, Caceres (2000), Parque Natural Monfrague (2001)
Spain Talayotic Culture of Minorca 2020
  • 2017 - Deferred 
  • 2013 - Submitted 
  • 2013 - Revision Includes former TWHS El parque etnológico de Torre del Ram, Punta Nati y ses Truquerias, Ciudadela. Menorca (1998)
Spain The Mediterranean Facet of the Pyrenees (France-Spain)
  • 2007 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn at request of France and Spain
  • 2004 - Submitted 
  • 2004 - Revision Includes former TWHS Monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes (1989)
  • 1989 - Rejected As former TWHS Monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes (1989)
Spain The Silver Route
  • 2010 - Deferred 
  • 2009 - Referred 
  • 1998 - Submitted 
Spain Valle Salado de Añana
  • 2014 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2012 - Submitted 
  • 2012 - Revision Successor to former TWHS Conjunto Monumental de las Salinas de A
Sri Lanka Seruwila Mangala Raja Maha Vihara
  • 2008 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2006 - Submitted 
Sudan Suakin
  • 1996 - Deferred Bureau - needs systematic inventory
  • 1994 - Submitted 
Tajikistan Silk Roads Sites in Tajikistan
  • 2014 - Referred 
  • 2014 - Advisory Body overruled From Deferral
  • 2013 - Submitted 
Tanzania Eastern Arc Mountains Forests of Tanzania
  • 2012 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2011 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2006 - Submitted 
Tanzania The Central Slave and Ivory Trade Route
  • 2012 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2011 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2010 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2006 - Submitted 
  • 2006 - Revision Includes (at least part of) former TWHS Bagamoyo Stone Town and Kaole Ruins (1997)
Thailand Kaeng Krachan Forest Complex (KKFC) 2019
  • 2016 - Referred 
  • 2015 - Referred 
  • 2011 - Submitted 
Thailand Phuphrabat Historical Park 2019
  • 2016 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2004 - Submitted 
Tunisia Parc National de Bouhedma
  • 2008 - Submitted 
  • 1978 - Requested by State Party to not be examined At first Bureau Session (bearing reference number 6)
Turkey Alanya
  • 2010 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2000 - Submitted 
Turkey Mardin Cultural Landscape
  • 2013 - Advisory Body overruled Deferral was proposed
  • 2013 - Referred 
  • 2012 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2003 - Requested by State Party to not be examined ICOMOS recommended "rejection" and Turkey withdrew it before the WHC
  • 2000 - Submitted 
Turkey Sümela Monastery (The Monastery of Virgin Mary)
  • 2000 - Submitted 
  • 1989 - Deferred Bureau - comparative study required of similar sites
Turkmenistan Badhyz State Nature Reserve
  • 2016 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2009 - Submitted 
Turkmenistan Dinosaurs and Caves of Koytendag 2019
  • 2016 - Advisory Body overruled IUCN advised Rejection
  • 2016 - Deferred 
  • 2009 - Submitted 
Turkmenistan Silk Roads Sites in Turkmenistan
  • 2014 - Referred 
  • 2014 - Advisory Body overruled From Deferral
  • 2010 - Submitted 
UAE Khor Dubai 2020
  • 2017 - Referred 
  • 2017 - Advisory Body overruled ICOMOS advised Not to inscribe
  • 2014 - Advisory Body overruled ICOMOS suggested rejection, because this site is largely based on reconstructions
  • 2014 - Deferred 
  • 2012 - Submitted 
UAE Sharjah: the Gate to Trucial States
  • 2018 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2014 - Submitted 
Uganda Nyero Rockpaintings
  • 2015 - Referred 
  • 1997 - Submitted 
UK Darwin's Landscape Laboratory
  • 2012 - Revision New T-List nomination, replaces "Darwins Home and Workplace: Down House and Environs"
  • 2010 - Deferred "Requests the World Heritage Centre to organize a meeting for deliberating on sites presenting Outstanding Universal Value, essentially on an associative basis."
  • 2007 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Withdrawn at request of the UK
  • 1999 - Submitted 
UK Island of St Helena
  • 2012 - Revision New Tentative List Nomination, replacing "St Helena - Diana's Peak etc"
  • 1987 - Submitted 
  • 1987 - Requested by State Party to not be examined Commend UK for attempts to preserve genetic heritage
UK The Twin Monastery of Wearmouth Jarrow
  • 2012 - Submitted 
  • 2012 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
Ukraine Kyiv: Saint Sophia Cathedral with Related Monastic Buildings, St. Cyril's and St. Andrew's Churches, Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra
  • 2012 - Deferred 
  • 2010 - Deferred 
  • 2009 - Submitted 
Ukraine The historical surroundings of Crimean Khans' capital in Bakhchysarai
  • 2015 - Incomplete - not examined As "Historic environment of the Crimean Khans
  • 2014 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2012 - Submitted 
USA Frank Lloyd Wright Buildings 2019
  • 2016 - Referred 
  • 2008 - Submitted 
  • 2008 - Revision Former TWHS "Taliesin West" and "Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio" (both from 1990 T List) merged into this site
  • 1991 - Referred As Taliesin and Taliesin West: Bureau -deferred the examination of this nomination pending the results of a topic-by-topic study of contemporary architecture.
USA Mount Vernon
  • 2010 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2008 - Submitted 
Uzbekistan Ancient Termiz
  • 2014 - Incomplete - not examined Ancient Termez
  • 2013 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2012 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2008 - Submitted 
  • 2008 - Revision Includes former TWHS Khakim Al-Termizi (1996)
Uzbekistan Mir-Sayid Bakhrom Mausoleum
  • 2012 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2008 - Submitted 
Uzbekistan Rabati Malik Caravanserai
  • 2012 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2008 - Submitted 
Uzbekistan Sarmishsay
  • 2013 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2012 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2008 - Submitted 
Uzbekistan Silk Roads Sites in Uzbekistan
  • 2014 - Advisory Body overruled From Deferral
  • 2014 - Referred 
  • 2010 - Submitted 
  • 2010 - Revision Includes former TWHS Vabkent's Minaret (1996)
Vietnam Ba Be Lake
  • 2007 - Deferred WHC suggests submitting a new nomination of a larger property and with a focus on criterion (x). Also notes the limited potential for inscribing more karst sites.
  • 1997 - Submitted 
Vietnam Cat Tien National Park
  • 2013 - Requested by State Party to not be examined  
  • 2010 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2006 - Submitted 
Vietnam Ha Long Bay – Cat Ba Archipelago 2019
  • 2017 - Revision Renomination of Cat Ba Archipelago (2011)
  • 2017 - Submitted 
  • 2014 - Requested by State Party to not be examined As Cat Ba Archipelago
Zambia The Barotse Cultural Landscape
  • 2014 - Advisory Body overruled ICOMOS advised Deferral
  • 2014 - Referred 
  • 2013 - Incomplete - not examined 
  • 2009 - Submitted 
Zimbabwe Ziwa National Monument
  • 1999 - Deferred Bureau- pending the completion of a comparative study of similar church complexes in the region.
  • 1997 - Submitted