Project: Improving the representation of African sites on the World Heritage List: upstream support for natural heritage
Budget: 250.000 USD
Africa remains poorly represented on the World Heritage List. It is a longstanding aim for UNESCO to improve this situation. In order to achieve a more balanced representation on the World Heritage List, technical assistance should be provided to African countries in their efforts to nominate sites as World Heritage. This projects wants to contribute to that aim, specifically for key natural sites.
The expected results of the project are: