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The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1, Inscribes Risco Caido and the Sacred Mountains of Gran Canaria Cultural Landscape, Spain, on the World Heritage List as a cultural landscape on the basis of criteria (iii) and (v); Adopts the following Statement of Outstanding Universal Value: Brief synthesis Risco Caido and the Sacred Mountains of Gran Canaria Cultural Landscape encompasses a huge central mountainous area on Gran Canaria island, sheltered by the Caldera de Tejeda, and formed of cliffs and ravines, in an area of ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Risco Caido and the Sacred Mountains of Gran Canaria Cultural Landscape
Country: Spain
The nomination of Priorat-Montsant-Siurana, Mediterranean mosaic, agrarian cultural landscape, Spain, was withdrawn at the request of the State Party.
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Country: Spain
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1, Inscribes the Jodrell Bank Observatory, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, on the World Heritage List on the basis of criteria (i), (ii), (iv) and (vi); Adopts the following Statement of Outstanding Universal Value: Brief synthesis Jodrell Bank Observatory was important in the pioneering phase and later evolution of radio astronomy. It reflects scientific and technical achievements and interchanges related to the development of entirely new fields of scientific ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Jodrell Bank Observatory
Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1.Add, Recalling Decision 41 COM 8B.20 adopted at its 41st session (Krakow, 2017), Inscribes the Historic centre of Sheki with the Khan’s Palace, Azerbaijan, on the World Heritage List on the basis of criteria (ii) and (v); Takes note of the provisional Statement of Outstanding Universal Value; Brief synthesis The historic town of Sheki, located in the northern part of modern Azerbaijan, has ancient origins as part of the Caucasian Albania, dating from the 6th century BCE. The ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Historic Centre of Sheki with the Khan’s Palace
Country: Azerbaijan
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1.Add, Inscribes Le Colline del Prosecco di Conegliano e Valdobbiadene, Italy, on the World Heritage List as a cultural landscape on the basis of criterion (v); Adopts the following Statement of Outstanding Universal Value: Brief synthesis The Colline del Prosecco di Conegliano e Valdobbiadene in northeast Italy is an area characterised by distinctive hogback morphological system which provides a distinctive mountain character with scenic vistas, and an organically evolved and ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Le Colline del Prosecco di Conegliano e Valdobbiadene
Country: Italy
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1.Add, Inscribes The 20th-Century Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright, United States of America, on the World Heritage List on the basis of criterion (ii); Adopts the following Statement of Outstanding Universal Value: Brief synthesis The 20th-Century Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright focusses upon the influence that the work of this architect had, not only in his country, the United States of America, but more importantly, on architecture of the 20th century and upon the recognized ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: The 20th-Century Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright
Country: United States of America
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1, Defers the examination of the nomination of The Sunken City of Port Royal – A Relict and Continuing Cultural Landscape, Jamaica, to the World Heritage List in order to allow the State Party, with the advice of ICOMOS and the World Heritage Centre, if requested, to: Consider the site as a single entity and a relict archaeological landscape which include all the attributes related to 17th century archaeological vestiges, both underwater and terrestrial, of the town destroyed by the ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Country: Jamaica
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1, Defers the examination of the nomination of The Colonial Transisthmian Route of Panamá, Panama, in order to allow the State Party, with the advice of ICOMOS and the World Heritage Centre, if requested, to: Enable the presentation of a revised first stage of the proposal which can meet the requirements of Outstanding Universal Value, and, in particular, to: Fully implement and operationalise the management system, including the allocation of funds for the planned conservation, ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Country: Panama
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B2.Add, Recalling Decision 28 COM 14B.8 adopted at its 28th session (Suzhou, 2004), Approves the proposed minor boundary modification for the Ilulissat Icefjord, Denmark; Requests the State Party to provide further details to the World Heritage Centre by 1 February 2020, for review by IUCN, to clarify the policies that will apply to the local and recreational buffer zones, in particular regarding the scope of development that is anticipated to be permitted; Also requests the State ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Ilulissat Icefjord
Country: Denmark
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B2.Add, Recalling Decisions 37 COM 7B.29, 39 COM 7B.27, 40 COM 7B.71 and 41 COM 7B.10 adopted at its 37th (Phnom Pen, 2013), 39th (Bonn, 2015), 40th (Istanbul/UNESCO, 2016) and 41st (Krakow, 2017) sessions respectively, Approves the proposed minor boundary modification for Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks, Brazil, however, does not approve the excision of the area at the centre of the Chapada dos Veadeiros component of the property; Takes note of ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks
Country: Brazil
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1.Add, Refers the proposed buffer zone for Arles, Roman and Romanesque Monuments, France, back to the State Party in order to allow it to: Provide a clear rationale regarding the delineation of the buffer zone, and the reason why some areas are included and others are not, Provide specific documentation and details regarding building regulations, and how they prevent new buildings to disrupt the historical skyline of the World Heritage property, Provide the Heritage Impact ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Arles, Roman and Romanesque Monuments
Country: France
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1.Add, Approves the proposed minor boundary modification for the Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz, Germany; Also approves the proposed buffer zone for the Palace Mosigkau component part of the Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz, Germany.
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz
Country: Germany
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1.Add, Approves the proposed minor boundary modification for Maulbronn Monastery Complex, Germany; Also approves the proposed buffer zones for Maulbronn Monastery Complex, Germany; Requests the State Party to provide a clear table detailing each component part of the property, as well as the two buffer zones, as prescribed by the Operational Guidelines.
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Maulbronn Monastery Complex
Country: Germany
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1.Add, Refers the proposed buffer zone for Venice and its Lagoon, Italy, back to the State Party in order to allow it to: Provide clarification as to why one of the water bodies has been excluded from the proposed buffer zone and reconsider the exclusion of this part of the southern coastal strip from the proposed buffer zone, Sign a Programme Agreement in order to put in place officially the governance system for the coordinated management, enhancement and sustainable development ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Venice and its Lagoon
Country: Italy
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1.Add, Refers the proposed buffer zone for Bryggen, Norway, back to the State Party in order to allow it to: Extend the buffer zone to include a wider area in the northeast part of the property, as it could prevent urban pressure to directly impact the World Heritage property; or to provide a clear and solid rationale for the exclusion of this area, Undertake a Heritage Impact Assessment regarding the future tram track that will pass in the buffer zone, to assess the potential ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Bryggen
Country: Norway
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1.Add, Approves the proposed minor boundary modification for the University of Coimbra – Alta and Sofia, Portugal; Recommends that the State Party give consideration to the following: Drawing up a master plan for the Machado de Castro Museum, Submitting the management plan, once finalised, to the World Heritage Centre.
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: University of Coimbra – Alta and Sofia
Country: Portugal
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1.Add, Approves the proposed buffer zone for the Royal Domain of Drottningholm, Sweden; Recommends that the State Party develop a new integrated management plan for the World Heritage property and the buffer zone, including a Spatial Development Plan, in cooperation with the County Administrative Board and Ekerö municipality, as well as a comprehensive mobility ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Royal Domain of Drottningholm
Country: Sweden
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1.Add, Refers the proposed buffer zone for the City of Potosí, Plurinational State of Bolivia, back to the State Party in order to allow it to: Elaborate a clear description of: the limits of the buffer zone, the limits of the area of environmental influence, Clarify the rationale for the delineation of these boundaries, by taking into account the protection of the visually sensitive areas around the property, as mentioned by the Decision 38 COM 7B.38, Provide explicit ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: City of Potosí
Country: Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Decision: 43 COM 8B.51 The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1.Add, Approves the proposed minor modification to the boundaries of the buffer zones for the six components: Chelín, Colo, Detif, Ichuac, Nercón and Villipulli of the serial property Churches of Chiloé, Chile; Refers the proposed minor modification to the boundaries of the buffer zones of the following components of the serial property Churches of Chiloé, Chile, back to the State Party in order to allow it to: Chonchi: extend the proposed buffer zone to ...
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Churches of Chiloé
Country: Chile
The World Heritage Committee, Having examined Documents WHC/19/43.COM/8B.Add and WHC/19/43.COM/INF.8B1.Add, Approves the proposed buffer zone for Humberstone and Santa Laura Salpeter Works, Chile.
Session: 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee (43 COM)
Year: 2019
Sites: Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works
Country: Chile