World Heritage

Natural World Heritage sites include iconic places such as the Great Barrier Reef, Yellowstone, the Galápagos Islands and Kilimanjaro, and are recognised as the world's most significant protected areas.


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40th World Heritage Committee in Istanbul, July 2016IUCN @ 40th World Heritage Committee meeting

The World Heritage Committee will continue the work of its 40th session at UNESCO’s Headquarters in Paris from 24 to 26 October.

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Last updated - Tue, 25 Oct 2016
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