10 Endangered UNESCO World Heritage Sites; John Misachi; WorldAtlas.com


Serbia – Medieval Monuments in Kosovo

Primarily due to human impact on the environment, these UNESCO heritage sites are quickly disappearing.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites are important cultural and natural places that preserve the history or nature of a place or country. UNESCO recognizes the way in which people and nature interact and the importance of preserving the balance between the two. While the United Nation compiles a list of heritage sites, it also has another list of sites that are considered to be in danger of losing their heritage status. The list of endangered world heritage site creates awareness on the threat to the features for which a property was listed as a heritage site and to challenge the governments to take action to rescue and protect the sites.

10. Coro and its Port – Venezuela

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