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Decision : 27 COM 7B.101
Historic Quarter of the City of Colonia del Sacramento (Uruguay)

The World Heritage Committee [62],

1. Takes note of the recommendations of the ICOMOS mission and the response submitted by the State Party;

2. Invites the State Party to proceed with the revision of the hotel-casino project in accordance with the recommendations of the ICOMOS expert mission and to further consult the World Heritage Committee and ICOMOS on this matter;

3. Encourages the State Party to urgently initiate the preparation of a master and management plan for the area inscribed on the World Heritage List with the participation of all relevant institutions as well as with the involvement of local community organisations;

4. Requests the State Party to submit to the World Heritage Centre by 1 February 2004 a report on the implementation of the above recommendations in order that the World Heritage Committee can examine the state of conservation of the property at its 28th session in 2004.

[62]  Decision adopted without discussion.

Themes: Conservation
Focal Point: LAC
States Parties: Uruguay
Year: 2003
Decision Code: 27 COM 7B.101