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World Heritage
POLICY COMPENDIUM

3 - Policies Regarding CONSERVATION of World Heritage Properties

3.5 - Factors affecting properties

3.5.1 - Buildings and development

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Case Law

Synthesis based on relevant Committee decisions

The World Heritage Committee recommends to put in place appropriate protection and planning measures and to develop an integrated urban conservation and development tool, in the urban settlement and its wider context, in order to address development pressures, to protect the urban landscape and prevent the construction of new buildings that could have a visual impact (based on Case law on decisions on the State of Conservation).
Date (year):  2017 2016 2013 2012 2009 2008
Case law:  Yes
Threats:  Commercial development Housing Industrial areas Interpretative and visitation facilities Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure
See for examples Decisions (10)
Show 41COM 7
Show 41COM 7B.40
Show 41COM 7B.42
Show 41COM 7B.53
Show 40COM 7B.49
Show 37COM 7B.71
Show 36COM 7B.88
Show 33COM 7B.67
Show 32COM 7B.72
Show 32COM 7B.84

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