Namib on World Heritage list

The 37th session of the World Heritage Committee will consider the nomination of the Namib Sand Sea for possible inscription on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
The Namib Sand Sea which lies within the Namib Naukluft Park has been nominated as a natural property, and if inscribed at the 37th session of the World Heritage Committee will be the second property of Namibia to be inscribed on the list after the Twyfelfontain rock paintings which were inscribed in 2007.