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Committee Decisions

CONF 202 21A.3

Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve (Guinea/Côte d'Ivoire)

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Expresses its pleasure to welcome Liberia as a State Party to the Convention;

2. Congratulates the exemplary collaboration between the three States Parties, UN and conservation NGOs for establishing a sound framework for transborder collaboration for the conservation of the Mt Nimba ecosystem;

3. Invites the three Parties to review the draft tri-national framework agreement and finalise it as soon as possible, and that Guinea and Côte d'Ivoire resolve their differences in the boundary of the Dere-Tiapleu Forest in an amicable and effective manner;

4. Decides to retain the site in the List of World Heritage in Danger.
Documents
PDF Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
PDF WHC-02/CONF.202/18
Themes: Conservation
Focal Point: AFR
States Parties: Côte d'Ivoire Guinea
Session: 26COM