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Committee Decisions

CONF 208 VIII.C

Inscription: Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto) (Italy)

Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto)

826

Italy

C(ii)(iv)(v)

The Committee decided to inscribe this site on the basis of criteria (ii), (iv) and (v), considering that the eastern Ligurian Riviera between Cinque Terre and Portovenere is a cultural site of outstanding value, representing the harmonious interaction between people and nature to produce a landscape of exceptional scenic quality that illustrates a traditional way of life that has existed for a thousand years and continues to play an important socio-economic role in the life of the community.

 

Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Italy
Session: 21COM