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33COM(2009)
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The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1, 2. Refers the extension of the City of Graz - Historic Centre, to include Schloss Eggenberg, Austria, back to the State Party in order to allow it to: a) Extend the buffer zone to the road connecting the historic centre to the Castle along its entire length, through the intermediate zone urbanised in the 20th century, so as to preserve the historic link that existed between the two elements; b) Strengthen the authority and broaden the scope of competence of the City of Graz Historic ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: City of Graz – Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg
Country: Austria
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1.Add, 2. Refers the nomination of The Causses and the Cévennes, France, back to the State Party in order to allow it to: a) Provide a more detailed inventory of the attributes of the property that relate to agro-pastoralism, in order to: i) Justify the boundary of the property; ii) Provide a basis for managing and sustaining the attributes, including processes and practices, that relate to agro-pastoralism; b) Provide a nomination dossier that reflects the revised focus on ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: The Causses and the Cévennes, Mediterranean agro-pastoral Cultural Landscape
Country: France
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B, recognizes that the nomination entitled "Triple Arch Gate at Dan" (Israel) brings to the attention of the Committee one of the elements of a technological innovation that has outstanding universal value on the basis of criterion (ii), and more specifically, that the "Triple Arch Gate at Dan" bears witness to the early diffusion of the architectonic principle of the true radial arch, in the Middle East during the Middle and Late Bronze Ages, particularly in its most complete version, including voussoir bricks, ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Country: Israel
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1, 2. Approves the extension of the Royal Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans to include the Great Saltworks of Salins-les-Bains, on the basis of criteria (i), (ii) and (iv) and the new denomination From the Great Saltworks of Salins-les-Bains to the Royal Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans, the production of open-pan salt, France; 3. Adopts the following Statement of Outstanding Universal Value: Brief Synthesis The saltworks in Salins-les-Bains and Arc-et-Senans demonstrate outstanding universal ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: From the Great Saltworks of Salins-les-Bains to the Royal Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans, the Production of Open-pan Salt
Country: France
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1, 2. Refers the extension of the Churches of Moldavia to include the Church of the Resurrection of Suceviţa Monastery, Romania, back to the State Party to allow it to: a) Promulgate the management plan for the Painted Churches of Moldavia property, along with the section dealing with the management of Suceviţa; b) Establish the Coordination Committee and its local representative in Suceviţa; c) Define a tourism development plan for each of the properties, within the management plan, ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Churches of Moldavia
Country: Romania
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1, 2. Approves the extension of Spišský Hrad and its associated cultural monuments to include Levoča and the Work of Master Paul in Spiš, on the basis of criterion (iv), and the new denomination Levoča, Spišský Hrad, and the associated cultural monuments, Slovakia; 3. Adopts the following Statement of Outstanding Universal Value: Brief Synthesis The castle of Spišský Hrad, the town of Levoča, the associated sites in Spišské ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Levoča, Spišský Hrad and the Associated Cultural Monuments
Country: Slovakia
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1, 2. Defers the examination of the nomination of the Gold Route in Paraty and its landscape, Brazil, to the World Heritage List in order to allow the State Party to revise its dimension and denomination as a mixed property, highlighting its exceptional natural and cultural values; 3. Considers that any revised nomination with revised boundaries would need to be considered by a mission to the ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Paraty and Ilha Grande – Culture and Biodiversity
Country: Brazil
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1, 2. Inscribes the Sacred City of Caral-Supe, Peru, on the World Heritage List on the basis of criteria (ii), (iii) and (iv); 3. Adopts the following Statement of Outstanding Universal Value: Brief Synthesis The Sacred City of Caral-Supe reflects the rise of civilisation in the Americas. As a fully developed socio-political state, it is remarkable for its complexity and its impact on developing settlements throughout the Supe Valley and beyond. Its early use of the quipu as a ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Sacred City of Caral-Supe
Country: Peru
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B2, 2. Approves the proposed minor modification to the boundary of Manú National Park, Peru, in order to rationalize the property boundaries so that they include the entire Manú National Park, and considers that this minor modification will enhance the integrity and protection of the property, and facilitate its more effective management; 3. Encourages the State Party to enhance its efforts to implement the management regime in place for Manú National Park within the ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Manú National Park
Country: Peru
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B, WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1.Add and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B2, 2. Approves the proposed minor modification to the boundary of the Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid Region, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, on the basis of natural criterion (vii); 3. Encourages the States Parties of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Albania to cooperate towards the preparation of a new nomination for a transboundary extension of the property to include the Albanian part of Lake Ohrid and its watershed, in order ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid region
Country: North Macedonia
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1.Add, 2. Refers the examination of the proposed buffer zones for Tipasa, Algeria, back to the State Party to allow it to: a) Revise the boundary of the proposed buffer zone to include the port area; b) Provide details of the status of the buffer zone and what protection it will afford the inscribed property as well as what protection will be given to archaeological remains associated with those in the property; c) Clarify whether the Kbor er Roumia will be provided with a buffer ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Tipasa
Country: Algeria
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1.Add, 2. Refers the examination of the proposed buffer zones for the Amphitheatre of El Jem, Tunisia, back to the State Party to allow it to provide information on the institutional arrangements and regulatory measures to manage and control development within the proposed buffer ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Amphitheatre of El Jem
Country: Tunisia
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1.Add, 2. Decides not to approve the minor modification of the boundaries Kairouan, Tunisia; 3. Refers the examination of the proposed buffer zones for Kairouan, Tunisia, back to the State Party to allow it to: a) Review the existing proposal to delineate a buffer zone so as to ensure the proper conservation and protection of the Property. The buffer zone should also seek to integrate the three components of the World Heritage property; b) Provide information on the criteria for ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Kairouan
Country: Tunisia
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1.Add, 2. Refers the examination of the proposed buffer zones for the Medina of Sousse, Tunisia, back to the State Party to allow it to: a) Consider the enlargement of the buffer zone so as to effectively and adequately conserve and protect the property. The State Party may wish to extend the buffer zone to 200m beyond the ramparts, where possible, thus following the requirements of the Heritage regulations and the listing of the ramparts as "monument historique" (Decree of 25 January ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Medina of Sousse
Country: Tunisia
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1.Add, 2. Refers the examination of the proposed buffer zones for the Medina of Tunis, Tunisia, back to the State Party to allow it to: a) Clarify the areas of the proposed property boundary and that of the buffer zone in relation to those provided with a map of 1984 showing 7 areas surrounded by an "area of environment"; b) Review the existing proposal to delineate a buffer zone so as to ensure the proper conservation and protection of the property, taking into consideration its values ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Medina of Tunis
Country: Tunisia
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1.Add, 2. Refers the examination of the proposed buffer zones for the Punic Town of Kerkuane and its Necropolis, Tunisia, back to the State Party to allow it to: a) Clearly delineate an area that promotes the integration between the two components of the inscribed serial property to adequately protect and conserve the property. Current land uses and cadastral plans should be considered for the delimitation of the buffer zone; b) Provide information regarding the administrative and ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Punic Town of Kerkuane and its Necropolis
Country: Tunisia
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1.Add, 2. Refers the proposed minor modification to the boundary of the Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa, China, back to the State Party in order to allow it to: a) Reconsider to supplement the delineation of information provided on the property and the buffer zone for the Potala Palace, to bring the boundaries in line with the 1993 nomination map; b) Bring the buffer zone for Johkang Temple in line with that shown in the nomination file; c) Bring the buffer zone for ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa
Country: China
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1.Add, 2. Approves the proposed buffer zone for Old Rauma, Finland; 3. Recommends that the State Party give consideration to the following: a) The designation of viewpoints within and outside the buffer zone from which view corridors will be protected in the case of development within the buffer zone; b) The development of a comprehensive Management Plan to cover the nominated area, the buffer zone, and view corridors from any designated locations outside the buffer zone, such as the ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Old Rauma
Country: Finland
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1.Add, 2. Approves the proposed buffer zone for the Chartres Cathedral, France.
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Chartres Cathedral
Country: France
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1.Add, 2. Decides not to approve the proposed minor modification to the boundary of the Aachen Cathedral, Germany, and considers that the current proposal has a significant impact on the extent of the property and affects its outstanding universal value; 3. Decides not to approve the proposed name change from Aachen Cathedral to Aachen Cathedral with the Carolingian Palace ...
Session: 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (33 COM)
Year: 2009
Sites: Aachen Cathedral
Country: Germany