If successful, Pimachiowin Aki would be Canada's first UNESCO World Heritage site, recognized for its outstanding universal value based on both natural and cultural criteria.
What does OUV stand for?
OUV stands for Outstanding Universal Value (World Heritage Forum)
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- Output String (assembly language directive)
- Outside of United States
- Operator of Uninspected Towing Vessels
- Outward Wide Area Telephone Service
- Oaklandon Unitarian Universalist Church (Indianapolis, IN)
- Olympia Unitarian Universalist Congregation (Washington)
- Oberlin Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (Ohio)
- Open University of the United Kingdom
- Open University Uranium-Series Facility (UK)
- Oskar Ursinus Vereinigung (German: Oskar Ursinus Association)
- Open University Validated Award
- Optimum Utilisation of Vacant Government Land (India)
- Open University Virtual Microscope (predecessor to Open University's Digital Microscope)
- Open University Validation Services
- Operational Utility Vehicle System (UK)
- Ohio United Way (Columbus, OH)
- On Our Way
- Open University Worldwide (Milton Keynes, England, UK)
- Ohio University Without Boundaries
- Oxford University Women's Boat Club
Samples in periodicals archive:
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.
The World Heritage List includes 962 properties forming part of the cultural and natural heritage, which the World Heritage Committee considers having outstanding universal value.
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.
We must keep in mind the indisputable reality that the outstanding universal value of World Heritage sites is based on local values, local experience and most importantly on local conservation efforts.
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.
The reef's outstanding universal value "is threatened and decisive action is required", a UNESCO report stated.