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Nominations 2018

Pimachiowin Aki, Canada

Nominations are proposals by state parties to inscribe new sites on the World Heritage List. IUCN evaluates all nominations with natural components.

IUCN’s evaluations are released by UNESCO's World Heritage Centre ahead of the Committee meeting in two dispatches (main document and Addendum). Quick links to IUCN's recommendations and to the Committee's decisions are available on this page.

The natural and mixed sites nominated for 2018 are listed below, alphabetically by country.

Proposed nominations for 2018

Canada Pimachiowin Aki (referred in 2016) (mixed site) 2018 IUCN evaluation

INSCRIBED
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China Fanjingshan 2018 IUCN evaluation INSCRIBED
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Colombia Chiribiquete National Park, ‘The Maloca of the Jaguar’ (mixed site) 2018 IUCN evaluation

INSCRIBED
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France Chaîne des Puys - Limagne fault tectonic arena (referred in 2016) 2018 IUCN evaluation (8B2.ADD)

INSCRIBED
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Islamic Republic of Iran Arasbaran Protected Area 2018 IUCN evaluation DEFERRED
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Japan Amami-Oshima Island, Tokunoshima Island, the northern part of Okinawa Island, and Iriomote Island 2018 IUCN evaluation WITHDRAWN
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Mexico Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Valley: originary habitat of Mesoamerica (referred in 2017) (mixed site) 2018 IUCN evaluation (8B2.ADD) INSCRIBED
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Russian Federation Bikin River Valley (extension of Central Sikhote-Alin) 2018 IUCN evaluation APPROVED
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South Africa Barberton Makhonjwa Mountains 2018 IUCN evaluation INSCRIBED
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Proposed minor boundary modification

Republic of Korea

Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes

2018 IUCN evaluation (8B2.ADD)

See decision

 

Full documents for download

IUCN Evaluation report of World Heritage nominations in 2018 Photo: Cover photo by IUCN / Charles Besançon

IUCN World Heritage Evaluations 2018

WHC/18/42.COM/INF.8B2

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2018 IUCN World Heritage evaluations - Addendum Photo: IUCN

IUCN World Heritage Evaluations 2018 - Addendum

WHC/18/42.COM/INF.8B2.ADD

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