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Committee Decisions

29 COM 20

Provisional Agenda of the 30th Session of the World Heritage Committee

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Having examined Document WHC-05/29.COM/20,

2. Decides that its 30th session will take place in Vilnius, Lithuania, from 8 to 16 July 2006;

3. Adopts the following provisional agenda for its 30th session:

Provisional agenda of the 30th session of the World Heritage Committee (Vilnius, 2006)

Opening Session

1. Opening Session

- Opening of the session by the Chairperson of the World Heritage Committee
- Introduction by the Director-General of UNESCO or his representative
- Welcome by the Host Country

2. Requests for Observer status

3. Adoption of the Agenda and Timetable

3A Adoption of the Agenda
3B Adoption of the Timetable

Reports

4. Report of the Rapporteur of the 29th session of the World Heritage Committee (Durban, 2005)

5. Report of the Rapporteur of the General Assembly (UNESCO, 2005)

6. Report of the World Heritage Centre on its activities and on the implementation of the Decisions of the World Heritage Committee

Examination of the State of Conservation

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

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

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

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

8A Tentative Lists of States Parties submitted as of 15 May 2006 in conformity with the Operational Guidelines
8B Nominations of properties to the World Heritage List
8C Update of the World Heritage List and the List of World Heritage in Danger

Global Strategy for a Representative, Balanced and Credible World Heritage List

9. "Evaluation" of Outstanding Universal Value

10. Progress report on the evaluation of the Global Strategy: Filling the Gaps - an Action Plan for the Future

Periodic Reporting

11. Periodic Reporting

11A Presentation of the Periodic Report for Sections I and II of Europe
11B Follow-up to the Periodic Report for North America
11C Progress report on the implementation of the recommendations of the Periodic Report for Arab States
11D Progress report on the implementation of the recommendations of the Periodic Report for Asia Pacific
11E Progress report on the implementation of the recommendations of the Periodic Report for Latin America and Caribbean
11F Progress report on the implementation of the recommendations of the Periodic Report for Africa: African Position Paper and African World Heritage Fund
11G Reflexion on the preparation of the next cycle of Periodic Reporting

Working methods and tools

12. Performance indicators for World Heritage

13. Working methods of the World Heritage Committee

Administrative and Financial Matters

14. International Assistance:

14A Examination of the Recommendations on International Assistance
14B Examination of International Assistance requests

15. Execution of the Budget 2006-2007

Closing Session

16. Election of the Chairperson, Vice-Chairpersons and Rapporteur of the 31st session of the World Heritage Committee (July 2007)

17. Provisional Agenda of the 31st session of the World Heritage Committee (July 2007)

18. Other business

19. Adoption of Decisions

20. Closure of the session

Documents
PDF Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
PDF WHC-05/29.COM/20
Themes: Working methods and tools
States Parties: Lithuania
Session: 29COM