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World Heritage
POLICY COMPENDIUM

3 - Policies Regarding CONSERVATION of World Heritage Properties

3.5 - Factors affecting properties

3.5.8 - Social/cultural uses of heritage

6 - Policies Regarding COMMUNITIES

6.4 - Indigenous peoples

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Case Law

Synthesis based on relevant Committee decisions

The World Heritage Committee requests States Parties to strengthen the cooperation with local communities, civil society and in particular the indigenous communities, including consideration of traditional knowledge for the management of the property (based on Case law on decisions on the State of Conservation).
Date (year):  2019 2012
See for examples Decisions (2)
Show 43 COM 7A.2
Show 36 COM 7B.25

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