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Committee Decisions

CONF 203 VIII.C.1

Inscription: The Historic Centre of Santa Cruz de Mompox (Colombia)

The Historic Centre of Santa Cruz de Mompox

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Colombia

C(iv) (v)

The Committee concluded that the Historic Centre of Santa Cruz de Mompox is an outstanding example of a Spanish colonial settlement established on the banks of a major river and serving an important strategic and commercial role which has survived to a remarkable level of intactness to the present day.

The Committee decided to inscribe the Historic Centre of Santa Cruz de Mompox on the World Heritage List on the basis of criteria (iv) and (v).

 

Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Colombia
Session: 19COM