Doha skyline seen from the Museum of Islamic Art

Proposed nominations for 2014

As the advisory body to the Committee on nature, IUCN evaluates the nomination files of all natural and, jointly with ICOMOS, all mixed sites in an extensive process lasting more than a year. For this year’s Committee, 12 nomination dossiers and two minor boundary modifications were examined by IUCN, involving ten field missions:

  • Australia, Tasmanian Wilderness (minor boundary modification): mixed site
  • Botswana, Okavango Delta
  • China, South China Karst (Phase II) (extension)
  • Denmark / Germany, Wadden Sea (extension)
  • Denmark, Stevns Klint
  • France, Tectono-volcanic Ensemble of the Chaîne des Puys and Limagne Fault
  • India, Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area (referred in 2013)
  • Mexico, Ancient Maya City and Protected Tropical Forests of Calakmul, Campeche (extension and renomination): mixed site
  • Panama, Darien National Park (minor boundary modification)
  • Philippines, Mount Hamiguitan Range Wildlife Sanctuary (referred in 2013)
  • Poland / Belarus, Bialowieza Forest (extension and renomination)
  • Portugal, Arrábida: mixed site and cultural landscape
  • Viet Nam, Trang An Landscape Complex: mixed site and cultural landscape
  • Viet Nam, Cat Ba Archipelago
  • Full details

Evaluations issued on 16 May 2014

The evaluations for the following sites can be found in the addeddum included in the side bar.

  • Australia, Tasmanian Wilderness (minor boundary modification): mixed site
  • India, Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area (referred in 2013)
  • Panama, Darien National Park (minor boundary modification)
  • Philippines, Mount Hamiguitan Range Wildlife Sanctuary (referred in 2013)