The World Heritage Committee,
1. Congratulates the State Party on the rapid actions undertaken following the tragic fire of 29 December 2002;
2. Encourages the State Party to reinforce its efforts in the implementation of preventive measures against potential natural and man-made risks in the so-called high-risk area of the Historic Centre of Lima;
3. Requests the State Party to provide by 1 February 2003, progress report on the measures taken for the rehabilitation and safeguarding of the site, for examination at its 27th session in June/July 2003;
to carry out, as soon as possible, a reactive monitoring mission on the construction plan for modern buildings in the historic centre and to provide by 1 February 2003, a report for examination at its 27th session in June/July 2003.