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37th session of the Committee

The 37th session of the World Heritage Committee will be held in the Kingdom of Cambodia, in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap-Angkor, from 16th to 27th June 2013. The 37th session is organized by UNESCO and the National Commission of Cambodia with the support of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers.

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Closing Ceremony

The closing ceremony will take place on 27th June in Siem Reap-Angkor, 45 minutes flying time from Phnom Penh. As a result, participants may schedule their return flight, from either Phnom Penh or Siem Reap-Angkor that has an international airport. The host country will provide and pay for travel from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap-Angkor for 2 persons per delegation, leaving in the morning of the 27th of June, and returning on the 28th of June in the morning. The journey will be by plane for each member of the Committee, Advisory Bodies and the Secretariat, and by bus for other participants. Please notify the secretariat of the session organizers for plane and bus reservations.

Closing Ceremony Program


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List of Participants

This list is based on the information provided by participants themselves.

List of Participants

Bureau Members

Chairperson: Mr Sok An (Cambodia)
Mrs Jasna Zrnovic (Serbia)
Algeria, Colombia, Senegal, Switzerland, Thailand

Committee Members

Algeria, Cambodia, Colombia, Estonia, Ethiopia, France, Germany, India, Iraq, Japan, Malaysia, Mali, Mexico, Qatar, Russian Federation, Senegal, Serbia, South Africa, Switzerland, Thailand, United Arab Emirates

Committee Members Mandat End of mandat
Algeria 20112011-2015 2015
Cambodia 20092009-2013 2013
Colombia 20112011-2015 2015
Estonia 20092009-2013 2013
Ethiopia 20092009-2013 2013
France 20092009-2013 2013
Germany 20112011-2015 2015
India 20112011-2015 2015
Iraq 20092009-2013 2013
Japan 20112011-2015 2015
Malaysia 20112011-2015 2015
Mali 20092009-2013 2013
Mexico 20092009-2013 2013
Qatar 20112011-2015 2015
Russian Federation 20092009-2013 2013
Senegal 20112011-2015 2015
Serbia 20112011-2015 2015
South Africa 20092009-2013 2013
Switzerland 20092009-2013 2013
Thailand 20092009-2013 2013
United Arab Emirates 20092009-2013 2013
WHC.13 /37.COM /20
Decisions Adopted by the World Heritage Committee at its 37th Session (Phnom Penh, 2013)
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WHC.12 /37.COM /INF.20
Summary Records
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Where: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
When: 16 June - 27 June 2013
Official Website: www.whc37cambodia2013.kh

Working Documents