State of Conservation (SOC)
Colonial City of Santo Domingo (2002)
UNESCO Extra-Budgetary Funds
International Assistance granted to the property
Total Amount Ap proved:82,207USD
|2000||Study on Cultural Tourism in the Historic Centre of Santo Domingo||24,207 USD|
|1998||Emergency measures at the Palacio de Diego de Herrera in Santo ...||50,000 USD|
|1990||Assist the authorities in the revision of the nomination file of ...||8,000 USD|
1993: monitoring mission; August 1998: expert mission; August 2001: ICOMOS Advisory mission
Factors* affecting the property identified in previous reports
- Need for the adoption of a Master Plan
- Housing rehabilitation programme
- Tourism development programme
- Lack of maintenance
Current conservation issues
The World Heritage Committee,
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1. Takes note of the state of conservation report and adopts the decision of the Bureau, contained in document WHC-02/CONF.202/2, paragraphs XII, 116-117;2. Requests the State Party to provide a report by 1 February 2003, to include additional information on progress made, as well as on the report of theEnvironment Secretariat and on the decisions taken concerning the draft law on monumental heritage, to be examined by the 27th session of the Committee in June/July 2003.
The Committee may wish to take note of the decision taken by the Bureau and examine information that may be made available at the time of its 26th 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”).