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3 - Policies Regarding CONSERVATION of World Heritage Properties

3.3 - Impact assessments

Case Law

Synthesis based on relevant Committee decisions

The World Heritage Committee requests the States Parties to provide, in accordance with Paragraph 172 of the Operational Guidelines, detailed information on the planning and design of proposed and on-going projects, which may impact on the visual integrity of the World Heritage property or its immediate and wider setting, and undertake a visual impact study, for review by the Advisory Bodies, prior to approval and implementation and before making any decisions that would be difficult to reverse (Based on Case law on decisions on the State of Conservation).
Date (year):  2017 2014 2013 2011 2009 2008 2007 2004 2003
See for examples Decisions (13)
Show 41 COM 7B.23
Show 41 COM 7B.43
Show 38 COM 7B.42
Show 37 COM 7B.96
Show 35 COM 7B.96
Show 33 COM 7B.113
Show 32 COM 7B.72
Show 31 COM 7B.89
Show 31 COM 7B.90
Show 31 COM 7B.94
Show 28 COM 15B.71
Show 28 COM 15B.74
Show 27 COM 7B.67