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Committee Decisions

27 COM 8C.33

Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Defers the nomination of The Old City of Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina, to allow the State Party to:

(a) complete the reconstruction of the Old Bridge and the main features of the property and to redefine the significance of the Old City, taking into account the impact of the destruction and reconstruction of the property;

(b) identify the relevant World Heritage criteria, review the nominated core area and buffer zone;

(c) review and implement the management system and relevant plans in view of the significance of the nominated property and its context.

Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
Focal Point: EUR/NA
States Parties: Bosnia and Herzegovina
Session: 27COM