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Decision : 31 COM 8B.2
changes to names - Historic Cairo

The World Heritage Committee,

  1. Having examined Document WHC-07/31.COM/8B,
  2. Approves the proposed name change to Islamic Cairo as proposed by the Egyptian authorities. The name of the property becomes Historic Cairo in English and Le Caire historique in French.
 Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Egypt
Properties: Historic Cairo
Year: 2007
Decision Code: 31 COM 8B.2