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Decision : CONF 004 VII.A
Inscription: Itchan Kala (USSR)

Itchan Kala




The Committee recommended that the authorities concerned safeguard a broad buffer zone corresponding to the area of Dichan-Kala and apply very strict urban standards to the north of Itchan Kala, in the area corresponding to the new urban centre of Khiva, where buildings of excessive height have already been constructed. The Committee also recommended that the authorities concerned ensure that the city of Itchan Kala continue to be inhabited by its traditional population.


Context of Decision
Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Uzbekistan
Properties: Itchan Kala
Year: 1990
Decision Code: CONF 004 VII.A