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WHC/18/42.COM/8B
Nominations to the World Heritage List

Title
Nominations to the World Heritage List
Description

This document presents the nominations to be examined by the Committee at its 42nd session (Manama, 2018). It is divided into three sections:

Part I     Changes to names of properties inscribed on the World Heritage List

Part II    Examination of nominations of natural, mixed and cultural sites to the World Heritage List

Part III   Record of the physical attributes of each site being discussed at the 42nd session

The document presents for each nomination the proposed Draft Decision based on the recommendations of the appropriate Advisory Body(ies) as included in WHC/18/42.COM/INF.8B1 and WHC/18/42.COM/INF.8B2, and it provides a record of the physical attributes of each site being discussed at the 42nd session. The information is presented in two parts:

  • a table of the total surface area of each site and any buffer zone proposed, together with the geographic coordinates of each site's approximate centre point; and
  • a set of separate tables presenting the component parts of each of the 13 proposed serial sites.

Decisions required:

The Committee is requested to examine the recommendations and Draft Decisions presented in this Document, and, in accordance with paragraph 153 of the Operational Guidelines, take its Decisions concerning inscription on the World Heritage List in the following four categories:

             (a)  properties which it inscribes on the World Heritage List;

             (b)  properties which it decides not to inscribe on the World Heritage List;

             (c)  properties whose consideration is referred;

             (d)  properties whose consideration is deferred.

Publication date: Monday, 14 May 2018
Author: World Heritage Centre
Copyright: © UNESCO
Code: WHC/18/42.COM/8B
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