IUCN’s evaluations of 10 sites nominated to obtain World Heritage status are now public ahead of the upcoming World Heritage Committee meeting. In addition, the first batch of State of Conservation reports, prepared jointly by IUCN and the World Heritage Centre, has been released.

Results from the IUCN World Heritage Outlook 2 – an update of the IUCN World Heritage Outlook 2014 – will be presented at UNESCO’s 42nd session of the World Heritage Committee, taking place from 24 June to 4 July in Manama, Bahrain. The event will also be the occasion to launch translations into