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A proposal for a new layout to the UNESCO page.

Africa

Algeria

M'Zab Valley, Algeria
Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Al Qal'a of Beni Hammad M'Sila Cultural 1980
Djémila Sétif Cultural 1982
Kasbah of Algiers Algiers Cultural 1992
M'zab Valley M'zab Cultural 1982
Tassili n'Ajjer Saharan Algeria Mixed 1982
Timgad Batna Cultural 1982
Tipasa Tipaza Cultural 1982

Benin

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Royal Palaces of Abomey Abomey Cultural 1985

Botswana

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Tsodilo Okavango Delta Cultural 2001

Burkina Faso

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
The Ruins of Loropéni Gaoua Cultural 2009

Cameroon

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Dja Faunal Reserve South Cameroon Plateau Natural 1987
Sangha Trinational South Cameroon Plateau Natural 2012 Shared with Central African Republic and Rep. Congo

Cape Verde

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande Cidade Velha Cultural 2009

Central African Republic

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Manovo-Gounda St. Floris National Park Northeast Central African Republic Natural 1988 Listed as in danger since 1997
Sangha Trinational Southwest Central African Republic Natural 2012 Shared with Cameroon and Rep. Congo

Congo, Republic of the

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Sangha Trinational Sangha and Likouala Natural 2012 Shared with Central African Republic and Cameroon

Côte d'Ivoire

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Comoe National Park Northern Savanna Natural 1983 Listed as in danger since 2003
Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve Southwestern Forests Natural 1981 Listed as in danger since 1992; shared with Guinea
Taï National Park Southwestern Forests Natural 1982
Historic town of Grand-Bassam Grand-Bassam Cultural 2012

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Virunga National Park, DR Congo
Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Virunga National Park Kivu Natural 1979 Listed as in danger since 1994
Kahuzi-Biega National Park Kivu Natural 1980 Listed as in danger since 1997
Garamba National Park Congo Basin Natural 1980 Listed as in danger in 1980, removed 1991. Relisted as in danger in 1996
Salonga National Park Congo Basin Natural 1984 Listed as in danger since 1999
Okapi Wildlife Reserve Congo Basin Natural 1996 Listed as in danger since 1997

Egypt

Nubian Monuments from Abu Simbel to Philae, Egypt
Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Abu Mena Alexandria Cultural 1979 Listed as in danger since 2001
Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis Luxor Cultural 1979
Historic Cairo Cairo Cultural 1979
Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur Memphis, Cairo/Giza, Dahshur Cultural 1979
Nubian Monuments from Abu Simbel to Philae Abu Simbel, Philae Cultural 1979
Saint Catherine Area Saint Catherine Cultural 2002
Wadi Al-Hitan (Whale Valley) Whale Valley Natural 2005

Ethiopia

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela Lalibela Cultural 1979
Simien National Park Amhara Natural 1978 Listed as in danger since 1996
Fasil Ghebbi Fasil Ghebbi Cultural 1979
Aksum Axum Cultural 1980
Lower Valley of the Awash Awash National Park Cultural 1980
Lower Valley of the Omo Omo National Park Cultural 1980
Tiya Tiya Cultural 1980
Harar Jugol Fortified Historic Town Harar Cultural 2006
Konso Cultural Landscape Konso Cultural 2011

Gabon

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Ecosystem and Relict Cultural Landscape of Lopé-Okanda Lopé National Park Mixed 2007

Gambia

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Stone Circles of Senegambia Janjanbureh Cultural 2006 Shared with Senegal
James Island and Related Sites James Island Cultural 2003

Ghana

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Forts and Castles, Volta, Greater Accra, Central and Western Regions Cultural 1979
Asante Traditional Buildings Kumasi Cultural 1980
Nzulezo Nzulezo Cultural 2000 Listed as in danger

Guinea

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve

Kenya

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Lake Turkana National Parks
Mount Kenya National Park
Lamu Old Town
Sacred Mijikenda Kaya Forests
Fort Jesus
Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley

Libya

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Archaeological Site of Leptis Magna
Archaeological Site of Cyrene
Archaeological Site of Sabratha
Rock-Art Sites of Tadrart Acacus
Old Town of Ghadamis

Madagascar

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Royal Hill of Ambohimanga
Tsingy de Bemaraha Reserve
Rainforests of the Atsinanana

Malawi

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Chongoni Rock Art Area
Lake Malawi National Park

Mali

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Timbuktu
Old Towns of Djenné
Tomb of Askia in Gao
Cliff of Bandiagara (Land of the Dogons)

Mauritania

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Banc d'Arguin National Park
Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichit and Oualata

Mauritius

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Aapravasi Ghat in Port Louis
Le Morne Cultural Landscape

Morocco

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Medina of Fez
Medina of Marrakech
Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou
Historic City of Meknes
Archaeological Site of Volubilis
Medina of Tétouan (formerly known as Titawin)
Medina of Essaouira (formerly Mogador)
Portuguese City of Mazagan (El Jadida)
Rabat, Modern Capital and Historic City: a Shared Heritage

Mozambique

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Island of Mozambique

Namibia

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Twyfelfontein or /Ui-//aes

Niger

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves
W National Park of Niger

Nigeria

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Sukur Cultural Landscape
Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove

Réunion

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Pitons, Cirques and Remparts of Reunion Island

Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes

Senegal

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Island of Gorée
Niokolo-Koba National Park
Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary
Island of Saint-Louis
Stone Circles of Senegambia Shared with Gambia
Saloum Delta
Bassari Country: Bassari, Fula and Bedik Cultural Landscapes

Seychelles

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Aldabra Atoll
Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve

South Africa

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Fossil Hominid Sites of Sterkfontein, Swartkrans, Kromdraai, and Environs
iSimangaliso Wetland Park
Robben Island
uKhahlamba / Drakensberg Park
Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape
Cape Floral Region Protected Areas
Vredefort Dome
Richtersveld Cultural and Botanical Landscape

Sudan

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Gebel Barkal and the Sites of the Napatan Region
Archaeological Sites of the Island of Meroe

Tanzania

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Ruins of Kilwa Kisiwani and Ruins of Songo Mnara
Serengeti National Park
Selous Game Reserve
Kilimanjaro National Park
Stone Town of Zanzibar
Kondoa Rock-Art Sites

Togo

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba

Tunisia

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Amphitheatre of El Jem
Archaeological Site of Carthage
Medina of Tunis
Ichkeul National Park
Punic Town of Kerkuane and its Necropolis
Kairouan
Medina of Sousse
Dougga / Thugga

Uganda

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Rwenzori Mountains National Park
Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi

Zambia

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls Shared with Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe

Official name Location Criteria Year Notes
Mana Pools National Park, Sapi and Chewore Safari Areas
Great Zimbabwe National Monument
Khami Ruins National Monument
Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls Shared with Zambia
Matobo Hills

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