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Committee Decisions

27 COM 8C.40

Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá (Panama)

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Approves the extension of the Historic District of Panamá, with the Salón Bolivar, Panama, on the World Heritage List to include the Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo under the existing cultural criteria (ii), (iv) and (vi);

Name

Date Inscribed

Area (ha)

Buffer (ha)

Historic District of Panamá, with the Salón Bolivar

1997

29.4

not given

Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo

proposed

28.0

85.0

TOTAL

 

57.4

 

2. Approves the proposed name change to the "Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and the Historic District of Panamá," with the agreement of the State Party.