State of Conservation (SOC)
UNESCO Extra-Budgetary Funds
International Assistance granted to the property
Total Amount Ap proved:16,667USD
|1999||Seminar on Byblos at Delft University of Technology (27-29 April ...||10,000 USD|
|1998||Training Programme of Conservators-Restorers in the field of ...||6,667 USD|
Factors* affecting the property identified in previous reports
Current conservation issues
Twenty-third session of the Bureau - Chapter IV.66
New information:Additional information will be provided orally on the basis of the results of the Second International Seminar (10-14 November 1999, Byblos).
Link to the decision
X.39 Byblos (Lebanon)
The Committee recalled the reports from the twenty-third ordinary and the twenty-third extraordinary session of the Bureau on the state of conservation of this property and adopted the following decision:
"The Committee noted with satisfaction the quality of the cooperation that had been established with the Lebanese authorities and the Municipality of Byblos. It congratulated and thanked the Netherlands for its generous contribution and encouraged all parties to continue their efforts in favour of this site. The Committee requested the Secretariat and ICOMOS to organise a mission to examine the state of conservation of the archaeological mound of Byblos."
The Committee may wish to examine information that will be provided at the time of its session and take the appropriate decision thereupon.
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The threats indicated are listed in alphabetical order; their order does not constitute a classification according to the importance of their impact on the property.
Furthermore, they are presented irrespective of the type of threat faced by the property, i.e. with specific and proven imminent danger (“ascertained danger”) or with threats which could have deleterious effects on the property’s Outstanding Universal Value (“potential danger”).