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Committee Decisions

27 COM 7B.20

Volcanoes of Kamchatka (Russian Federation)

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Welcomes the State Party's co-operation with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)/Global Environment Facility (GEF) in an effort to conserve and protect the Volcanoes of Kamchatka World Heritage property;

2. Commends the State Party for beginning to implement Phase I of the project;

3. Regrets that the Russian authorities did not provide the report requested by 1 February 2003 (26 COM 21 (b) 20) until 20 May 2003;

4. Welcomes the invitation by the State Party for an IUCN and UNESCO mission to visit the property in spring 2004, to provide a report in order that the World Heritage Committee can examine the state of conservation of the property at its 28th session in 2004.

PDF Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
PDF WHC-03/27.COM/07B
Themes: Conservation
Focal Point: EUR/NA
States Parties: Russian Federation
Session: 27COM