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Committee Decisions

33 COM 19

Provisional agenda of the 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (July 2010)

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Having examined Document WHC-09/33.COM/19,

2. Decides that its 34th session will take place in Brasilia, Brazil, between 16 and 30 July 2010, and requests the World Heritage Centre to consult with the incoming Chairperson regarding the provisional Agenda and a detailed timetable;

3. Adopts the following provisional Agenda of the 34th session of the World Heritage Committee in 2010.

PROVISIONAL AGENDA OF THE 34TH SESSION

OF THE WORLD HERITAGE COMMITTEE

OPENING SESSION

1. Opening session

2. Admission of Observers

2A. Amendment to the Rule 8 of the Rules of Procedure of the World Heritage Committee

2B. Requests for Observer status

3. Adoption of the Agenda and the Timetable

3A. Adoption of the Agenda

3B. Adoption of the Timetable

 

REPORTS

4. Report of the Rapporteur of the 33rd session of the World Heritage Committee (Seville, 2009)

5. Reports of the World Heritage Centre and the Advisory Bodies

5A. Report of the World Heritage Centre on its activities and the implementation of the World Heritage Committee's Decisions

5B. Reports of the Advisory Bodies

5C. Role of the World Heritage Centre and of the Advisory Bodies

5D. World Heritage Convention and sustainable development

5E. World Heritage Convention and the other UNESCO Conventions in the field of Culture

5F. Report on the World Heritage Thematic Programmes

6. Progress report on the African World Heritage Fund

 

EXAMINATION OF THE STATE OF CONSERVATION

7. Examination of the State of Conservation of World Heritage properties

7.1 Progress report on the preparation of a UNESCO Recommendation on the Conservation of the Historic Urban Landscape

7.2 Report on the impact of the insertion of contemporary architectural works on the Outstanding Universal Value of World Heritage properties

7.3 Report on the Reinforced Monitoring Mechanism

7.4 Progress report on the implementation of the Strategy for Disaster Risk Reduction in World Heritage properties

7A. State of conservation of World Heritage properties inscribed on the List of World Heritage in Danger

7B. State of conservation of World Heritage properties inscribed on the World Heritage List

7C. Reflection on the trends of the state of conservation

 

ESTABLISHMENT OF THE WORLD HERITAGE LIST AND OF THE LIST OF WORLD HERITAGE IN DANGER

8. Establishment of the World Heritage List and of the List of World Heritage in Danger

8A. Tentative Lists submitted by States Parties as of 15 April 2010

8B. Nominations to the World Heritage List

8C. Update of the World Heritage List and the List of World Heritage in Danger

8D. Clarifications of property boundaries and sizes by States Parties in response to the Retrospective Inventory

8E. Review and approval of retrospective Statements of Outstanding Universal Value

 

GLOBAL STRATEGY FOR A REPRESENTATIVE, BALANCED AND CREDIBLE WORLD HERITAGE LIST

9. Report on serial transnational nominations

 

PERIODIC REPORTS

10. Periodic Reports

10A. Report on the second cycle of Periodic Reporting in the Arab States

10B. Progress report on the second cycle of Periodic Reporting in Africa and final report on the implementation of the Africa 2009 Programme

10C. Launching of the second cycle of Periodic Reporting in Asia and the Pacific

 

SPECIAL REPORTS

11. Protection of the Palestinian cultural and natural heritage

 

WORKING METHODS AND TOOLS

12. Reflection on the future of the World Heritage Convention

13. Revision of the Operational Guidelines

14. Feasibility Study on the Working Methods of the Committee

 

FINANCIAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE ISSUES

15. International Assistance

16. Final report on the execution of the 2008-2009 Budget and report on the execution of the 2010 -2011 Budget

17. Other business

 

CLOSING SESSION

18. Election of the Chairperson, Vice-Chairpersons and Rapporteur of the 35th session of the World Heritage Committee (2011)

19. Provisional Agenda of the 35th session of the World Heritage Committee (2011)

20. Adoption of Decisions

21. Closing ceremony

Themes: Working methods and tools
Session: 33COM