World Heritage Site in Senegal
|UNESCO World Heritage Site|
|Criteria||Cultural: (iii), (v), (vi)|
|Inscription||2012 (36th session)|
|Area||50,309 ha (124,320 acres)|
|Buffer zone||240,756 ha (594,920 acres)|
The Bassari Country and its Bassari, Fula and Bedik Cultural Landscapes, located in the southeast of Senegal, is a well-preserved multicultural landscape which emerged from the interaction of human activities and the natural environment. It aggregates three geographical areas: the Bassari–Salémata area, the Bedik–Bandafassi area and the Fula–Dindéfello area, each one with its specifics morphological characteristics.
- "Bassari Country: Bassari, Fula and Bedik Cultural Landscapes". UNESCO. Retrieved 16 May 2015.
- "Twenty-six new sites inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage List this year". UNESCO. Retrieved 16 May 2015.
Department and arrondissement in Kédougou Region, Senegal
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