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Committee Decisions

CONF 002 X

SOC: Jesuit Missions of the Chiquitos (Bolivia)

Jesuit Missions of the Chiquitos (Bolivia)

While in the beginning of the twentieth century emphazis was laid on reconstruction, in later years attention gradually shifted to the restoration of authentic elements. Because the missions are located within villages, modernization constitutes a permanent threat to the site. Legal protection had therefore to be strengthened.

 

Themes: Conservation
Session: 17COM