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Postponed sites

WHS that in their nomination process have been officially postponed to a future session of the Committee, in compliance with paragraph 61 of the Operational Guidelines (referring to the limitation of the number and type of nominations per year from a State Party) or on request of the State Party.

The connection belongs to World Heritage Process connections.

Connected Sites

  • Ahwar of Southern Iraq: In 2015 (for nomination in 2016): postponed at the request of the State Party
  • Ivrea: In 2017, as 2nd cultural nomination after Venetian Works of Defence in the same year
  • Susa: In 2013 (for nomination in 2014) as 2nd cultural nomination after Sharhr-I Sokhta
  • Victorian Gothic and Art Deco Ensemble of Mumbai: In 2014 (for nomination in 2015): as 2nd cultural nomination after Delhiā€™s Imperial Capital Cities


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A connection should:

  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source