The Barotse Cultural Landscape

The Barotse Cultural Landscape is part of the Tentative list of Zambia in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

Click here for a short description of the site, as delivered by the state party.

Map of The Barotse Cultural Landscape

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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Ricky Kalaluka

Zambia - 15-Jun-09 -

This is an area whose landscape is an amazing wilderness..the rich cultural heritage of the Lozi people is unique to barotse flood plain..You find burial sites dating to the 1800s..sharing borders with Namibia and Angola barotseland is full is flora and fauna with possibiliy of endemism

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The Barotse Cultural Landscape
2014 Advisory Body overruled

ICOMOS advised Deferral

2014 Referred

2013 Incomplete - not examined

2009 Added to Tentative List

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The Barotse Cultural Landscape (T)
WHS 1997-2021