Decision : 31 COM 7B.40
Sangay National Park (Ecuador)
The World Heritage Committee,
1. Having examined Document WHC-07/31.COM/7B,
2. Having noted that the report submitted to the World Heritage Centre is labelled as a draft report, and regretting that the report submitted to the World Heritage Centre was not in one of the two working languages of the World Heritage Committee,
3. Commends the State Party for the progress made in some fields such as staffing, the development of economic alternatives and environmental education;
4. Requests the State Party to provide full details on the apparent proposed reduction of the area of the property, in accordance with Paragraphs 163-165 of the Operational Guidelines, along with an updated map illustrating clear boundaries, by 1 February 2008, for examination by the Committee at its 32nd session in 2008.