Reflection on the trends of the state of conservation
At its 35th session (UNESCO, 2011), the World Heritage Committee examined the outcomes of the expert meeting on the global state of conservation challenges for World Heritage properties (Dakar, Senegal, 13-15 April 2011) (see Decisions 35 COM 7C and 35 COM 12E). At this occasion, the Committee reiterated the need for a more systematic monitoring of threats affecting World Heritage properties.
The present document draws the attention of the Committee on a number of recurrent issues related to the state of conservation of properties.
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