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Committee Decisions

29 COM 8B.24

Nominations of Cultural Properties to the World Heritage List (Kondoa Rock Art Sites)

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Having examined Documents WHC-05/29.COM/8B, WHC-05/29.COM/8B.Add 2 and WHC-05/29.COM/INF.8B.1,

2. Recalling Decision 28 COM 14B.57, adopted at its 28th session (Suzhou, 2004),

3. Refers back to the State Party of the United Republic of Tanzania the examination of the nomination of Kondoa Rock Art Sites (United Republic of Tanzania) to the World Heritage List on the basis of cultural values to allow the State Party to address the following as a basis for a revised nomination:

a) the preparation of a site record system for the site based on known surveys and site investigations;

b) the preparation of a conservation plan for the painted sites;

c) the appointment of a site manager to undertake the implementation of the management plan;

d) a plan for providing alternative sources of firewood which takes into account the traditions of the local people ;

e) the establishment of a buffer zone; and

f) a more detailed comparative analysis of the property.

Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
Focal Point: AFR
States Parties: United Republic of Tanzania
Properties: Kondoa Rock-Art Sites
Session: 29COM