Extension of the protection of marine sites on the UNESCO World Heritage List

Project: Extension of the protection of marine sites on the UNESCO World Heritage List

Beneficiary: UNESO

Amount: 250.000 USD

Duration: 2016 - 2017

The overall aim of this follow-up project is to further strengthen the impact of the World Heritage Marine Programme on the conservation of Unesco World Heritage Sites with an expected catalyst effect on other marine protected areas worldwide. The project objectives are aimed at optimising local decision-making through a strong application of the mechanisms of the World Heritage Convention.