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Committee Decisions

CONF 201 VI.20

Huascaran National Park (Peru)

The Representative of IUCN informed the Bureau that the first mission had been undertaken to this World Heritage site reviewing the condition of the site, parks staff and resources, tourism and other issues such as possible threats to the site by mining, dam and road projects. The Bureau requested the Centre: (1) to write a letter of support to the Park management; (2) to write a letter from the Chairman of the World Heritage Committee to the Peruvian Authorities to reiterate the nature of the World Heritage area and the importance of the protection of World Heritage values and its integrity.

PDF Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
PDF WHC-95/CONF.201/12
Themes: Conservation
States Parties: Peru
Session: 19BUR