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New 7 Wonders Cities

2014

New 7 Wonders Cities

Chosen by millions of votes from all over the world

Havana

capital city and commercial centre of Cuba

Durban

city in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Beirut

capital of Lebanon

Vigan

capital city of the province of Ilocos Sur, Philippines

Kuala Lumpur

capital of Malaysia

Doha

capital of Qatar

La Paz

De facto capital city of Bolivia

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Dubai 07.12.2014

Announcement of the New7Wonders Cities

since 2014

Inauguration Events

While the last voting phase we had amazing events at each Finalist

2013 - 2014

The 28 Finalists

The New 7 Wonders Cities have made it out of 28 Finalists within that last voting phase

2013

Panel of Experts

The panel selected 28 Finalists from the global voted list of 77 potential Wonders

Zaha Hadid

Architect

Former Director-General of UNESCO

Kennedy Odebe

President and CEO of Shining Hope for Communities

Professor Amitabh Kundu

Scientist

Bernard Weber

Founder & President of New 7 Wonders

Policy Advisor

Professor Winy Mass

Director of The Why Factory

Voting Procedure

Global Vote for Nominees

Phase 1

1200+

Nominees

220+

Countries

The global vote for New7Wonders Cities started 2012 with more than 1200+ nominees from 220+ different countries.

Phase 2

1200+

Nominees

300+

Cities

More than 300 cities qualify for this phase up to 7 October, 2013 (one per country plus the top 77 voted).

Phase 3

77

Top Voted

28

Finalists

From the top 77 voted during the qualification phase the New7Wonders Cities Panel of Experts advises on the selection of the 28 Official Finalist Candidates.

Phase 4

77

Top Voted

28

Finalists

Voting for the New7Wonders Cities Finalists continued across three phases: 28-21 phase (21 Oct 2013 - 7 July 2014), 21-14 phase (7 July 2014 - 7 Oct 2014) & 14-7 phase (7 Oct 2014 - 7 Dec 2014)

Phase 5

28

Finalists

7

Wonder Cities

The Official New7Wonders Cities, chosen by hundreds of millions of votes from around the world, were announced on 7 December, 2014

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