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What does OUV stand for?

OUV stands for Outstanding Universal Value (World Heritage Forum)

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The latter report showed to the demolition of the features that carry the outstanding universal value for which Zabid was inscribed on the World Heritage List, pointing to the warning the city has received of the removal from the World List due to the continued deterioration of its state of conservation.
Sabastiya is a village with outstanding universal value and was a part of a tentative PNA list of 20 cultural and natural heritage sites in Palestine for inclusion on the World Heritage List," the Mayor said.
According to the agenda of its annual meeting in St Petersburg, the World heritage Committee will consider asking for the development to be stopped until it has been confirmed that it will have no impact on what it calls the outstanding universal value of the project.
The reef's outstanding universal value "is threatened and decisive action is required to secure its long-term conservation", it said.