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The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7A.Add, 2. Recalling Decision 33 COM 7A.23, adopted at its 33rd session (Seville, 2009), 3. Notes with satisfaction the continuing progress made by the State Party in the overall preservation and restoration of Lahore Fort and Shalamar Gardens; 4. Also notes, however, that work remains to be done to ensure an effective control of encroachments around the Shalamar Gardens, and considers that this is a delicate issue that requires careful consultations with the local community and appropriate ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore
Country: Pakistan
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7A, 2. Recalling Decisions 32 COM 7A.24 and 33 COM 7A.24, adopted at its 32nd (Quebec City, 2008) and 33rd (Serville, 2009) sessions respectively, 3. Acknowledges the significant progress made by the State Party in addressing the threats that led to the inscription on the List of World Heritage in Danger and urges the State Party to continue its work on the corrective measures adopted at its 32nd session (Quebec City, 2008); 4. Adopts the following Desired State of Conservation for the removal ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras
Country: Philippines
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7A.Add, 2. Recalling Decision 33 COM 7B.102, adopted at its 33rd session (Seville, 2009), 3. Notes the establishment of an Inter-Ministerial Commission to ensure co-ordination of all World Heritage matters; 4. Also notes the recommendations of the joint World Heritage Centre/ICOMOS/ICCROM reactive monitoring mission to the property in March 2010; 5. Reiterates its serious concern about the state of conservation of the different components of the property, and the slow rate of progress ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Historical Monuments of Mtskheta
Country: Georgia
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Decides to adjourn the debate on this agenda item until its next ordinary session.
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Medieval Monuments in Kosovo
Country: Serbia
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7A.Add, 2. Recalling Decision 33 COM 7A.28 adopted at its 33rd session (Seville, 2009), 3. Recognizes the efforts made by the State Party in addressing conservation conditions and recommendations made by the World Heritage Committee; 4. Notes the results of the April 2010 joint World Heritage Centre/ICOMOS reactive monitoring mission and endorses its recommendations; 5. Notes with satisfaction that the government owned land concession has been given to the Saltpeter Museum Corporation, covering a ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works
Country: Chile
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7A, 2. Recalling Decision 33 COM 7A.29 adopted at its 33rd session (Seville, 2009), 3. Acknowledges the information provided by the State Party on the implementation of the corrective measures for the property and encourages the State Party to continue such efforts in a sustained manner, 4. Expresses its concern that the development and enforcement of legislative and regulatory measures that will guarantee the full protection of the property have not yet been adopted and put into force as ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Chan Chan Archaeological Zone
Country: Peru
 The World Heritage Committee,  1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7A.Add,  2. Recalling Decision33 COM 7A.30, adopted at its 33rd session (Seville, 2009),  3. Regrets that the State Party did not submit the required state of conservation report for the second consecutive year in spite of the requests made by the World Heritage Committee;  4. Takes note of the letter sent to the World Heritage Centre on 20 July 2010 informing of the decision to set up a new management structure, in full coherence with the National Constitution and the Organic Law of ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Coro and its Port
Country: Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7A.Add, 2. Recalling Decision 33 COM 7A.31, adopted at its 33rd session (Seville, 2009), 3. Expresses its utmost concern about the consistent reports from all the properties concerning involvement of elements of the Congolese Army in illegal exploitation of their natural resources and the lack of progress on a number of significant threats to the different sites, including the attribution of mining exploration and exploitation concessions and oil exploration concessions in the properties, the ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Garamba National Park Kahuzi-Biega National Park Okapi Wildlife Reserve Salonga National Park Virunga National Park
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7B, 2. Recalling Decisions 31 COM 7B.5 and 33 COM 7B.1, adopted respectively at its 31st (Christchurch, 2007) and 33rd (Seville, 2009) sessions, 3. Expresses its deep concern as regards the conclusions of the World Heritage Centre/IUCN mission that considers that the Outstanding Universal Value of the property is threatened by a progressive erosion of its biodiversity due to increased poaching, as well as by the negative impact of the commencement of mining activities of the GEOVIC Company, the ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Dja Faunal Reserve
Country: Cameroon
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7B.Add, 2. Recalling Decision 33 COM 7B.147, adopted at its 33rd session (Seville, 2009), 3. Expresses its utmost concern about the increasing illegal logging and hunting of endangered lemurs in Masoala and Marojejy National Parks, which is endangering the Outstanding Universal Value of the property; 4. Notes that in spite of the approval of decree N° 2010-141 of 24 March 2010 banning the exploitation and export of rosewood and ebony, reports indicate that the State Party of Madagascar is ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Rainforests of the Atsinanana
Country: Madagascar
The World Heritage Committee; 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7B, 2. Recalling Decision 33 COM 7B.8, adopted at its 33rd session (Seville, 2009), 3. Expresses its serious concern about the results of the 2009 elephant survey, which shows a decline of the elephant population in the Selous-Mikumi Ecosystem by 44% between 2006 and 2009 and an increase in the proportion of illegally killed elephants; 4. Urges the State Party to take immediate and decisive action to halt the upsurge in poaching of elephants as well as other wildlife, which risks seriously ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Selous Game Reserve
Country: United Republic of Tanzania
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7B, 2. Recalling Decision 33 COM 7B.9, adopted at its 33rd session (Seville, 2009), 3. Expresses its utmost concern about increasing pressures on the Ngorongoro ecosystem, particularly from tourism and growing human use, and the limited progress in the implementation of the recommendations of the 2007 and 2008 reactive monitoring missions; 4. Considers that if current degradation patterns are not stopped, the Outstanding Universal Value of the property could be jeopardized and inscription of ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Country: United Republic of Tanzania
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7B, 2. Recalling Decision 33 COM 7B.10, adopted at its 33rd session (Seville, 2009), 3. Acknowledges the progress achieved by the State Party, in collaboration with the Kenyan Government and WWF's East Africa Programme, towards formulating sustainable water resource management policies for the Mara River Basin, and requests the State Party to ensure that these policies are rapidly put in place; 4. Welcomes the State Party's intention to expanding the property to include Speke Gulf, which is a ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Serengeti National Park
Country: United Republic of Tanzania
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7B, 2. Recalling Decision 32 COM 7B.4, adopted at its 32nd session (Quebec City, 2008), 3. Welcomes the substantive progress achieved by the two State Parties in strengthening the transboundary management of the property and requests to further strengthen these efforts to ensure a stable management capacity in the two management authorities, establish a fully functional programme of joint meetings of the transboundary management bodies, and ensure adequate resources for the implementation of the ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls
Country: Zambia Zimbabwe
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7B.Add, 2. Recalling Article 6 of the Convention which states that each State Party undertakes not to take any deliberate measures which might damage directly or indirectly the cultural and natural heritage referred to in Articles 1 and 2 situated on the territory of other States Parties to this Convention; 3. Notes with concern the reported threats from mining on the property and adjoining related protected areas in Zambia; 4. Requests the State Party of Zambia to ensure that the Outstanding ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Mana Pools National Park, Sapi and Chewore Safari Areas
Country: Zimbabwe
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34 COM/7B.Add, 2. Recalling Decision 29 COM 8B.5, adopted at its 29th session (Durban, 2005), 3. Commends the State Party for the sustained progress in the management of the property, including in relation to monitoring and the development of sustainable tourism; 4. Reiterates its request to the State Party to develop a proposal for changing the boundary of the property, taking into account recommendations at the time of inscription as well as recent additional fossil discoveries to the north of the ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Wadi Al-Hitan (Whale Valley)
Country: Egypt
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7B, 2. Recalling Decision 32 COM 7B.7 adopted at its 32nd session (Quebec City, 2008), 3. Commends the State Party for its significant achievements in restoring the Outstanding Universal Value, including the conditions of integrity, of the property and welcomes the recent restoration of the Joumine River, which has greatly contributed to the property's ecological recovery; 4. Notes the progress made by the State Party towards consolidating the property's autonomous management structure, which ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Ichkeul National Park
Country: Tunisia
The World Heritage Committee; 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7B, 2. Recalling Decision 32 COM 7B.9, adopted at its 32nd session (Quebec City, 2008), 3. Commends the Australian and Tasmanian Governments on the implementation of the plan to eradicate the invasive rabbits and rodents that adversely impact the property's values and integrity, and considers it crucial that the eradication proceeds to schedule and is demonstrated to be successful in completely eliminating all pests, leading to a full recovery of the island's endemic vegetation and aiding the ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Macquarie Island
Country: Australia
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7B.Add, 2. Recalling Decision 30 COM 8B.22, adopted at its 30th session (Vilnius, 2006), 3. Commends the State Party for its achievements in implementing the recommendations adopted at the time of inscription, despite the impacts of the Wenchuan earthquake, but notes that a number of these have only been partially implemented; 4. Requests the State Party to fully implement the recommendations made at the time of inscription, and in particular to rapidly undertake actions to enhance integrated ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries - Wolong, Mt Siguniang and Jiajin Mountains
Country: China
The World Heritage Committee, 1. Having examined Document WHC-10/34.COM/7B.Add, 2. Recalling Decision 32 COM 7B.11, adopted at its 32nd session (Quebec City, 2008), 3. Requests the State Party to keep the World Heritage Committee fully informed on any developments in plans for dams, as noted in Decision 32 COM 7B.11, and to ensure that any completed Environmental Impact Assessment for any dam on the Nujiang, Lancang and Jinsha Rivers, and on any water course within or adjacent to the property, be submitted to the World Heritage Centre for assessment, prior to the ...
Session: 34th session of the World Heritage Committee (34 COM)
Year: 2010
Sites: Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas
Country: China