Doha skyline seen from the Museum of Islamic Art

Nominations for 2014

As the advisory body to the Committee on nature, IUCN evaluates the nomination files of all natural sites and, jointly with ICOMOS, all mixed (natural and cultural) sites in an rigorous process lasting more than a year. For the 2014 Committee meeting, 12 nomination dossiers and two minor boundary modifications were examined by IUCN, involving 10 field missions.

Below you can find IUCN's evaluations and the related Committee decisions.

Inscribed

Botswana Okavango Delta Evaluation 2014 Committee decision Protected planet
Denmark Stevns Klint Evaluation 2014 Committee decision Protected planet
India Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area (referred in 2013) Evaluation 2014 Committee decision Protected planet
Mexico Ancient Maya City and Protected Tropical Forests of Calakmul, Campeche (extension and renomination): mixed site Evaluation 2014 Committee decision Protected planet
Philippines Mount Hamiguitan Range Wildlife Sanctuary (referred in 2013) Evaluation 2014 Committee decision Protected planet
Viet Nam Trang An Landscape Complex: mixed site and cultural landscape Evaluation 2014 Committee decision Protected planet

 

Extensions approved

China

South China Karst
(Phase II) (extension)

Evaluation 2014 Committee decision Protected planet
Denmark / Germany / Netherlands Wadden Sea (extension) Evaluation 2014 Committee decision Protected planet
Mexico Ancient Maya City and Protected Tropical Forests of Calakmul, Campeche (extension and renomination): mixed site Evaluation 2014 Committee decision Protected planet
Poland / Belarus Bialowieza Forest (extension and renomination) Evaluation 2014 Committee decision Protected planet

Other

Australia Tasmanian Wilderness (minor boundary modification): mixed site Evaluation 2014 Committee decision: not approved Protected planet
France Tectono-volcanic Ensemble of the Chaîne des Puys and Limagne Fault Evaluation 2014 Committee decision: referred Protected planet
Panama Darien National Park (minor boundary modification) Evaluation 2014 Committee decision: referred Protected planet
Portugal Arrábida: mixed site and cultural landscape Evaluation 2014 Withdrawn Protected planet
Viet Nam Cat Ba Archipelago Evaluation 2014 Withdrawn

Protected planet