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Décision : CONF 010 XI.(a).51
[Uniquement en anglais] Consideration of a Proposed World Heritage Emblem

[Uniquement en anglais]

As conceived by the artist, this emblem symbolized, "in a form sufficiently simple to be inserted on a map and to identify sites", the interdependence of cultural and natural properties. The central square was a form crested by man; the circle represented nature, the two being intimately linked. The emblem was round, like the world, but it was also a symbol of protection. The two designs, identical in their concept, differed in their graphic approach. (Both designs are shown in Annex II.)

Année : 1978
Code de la décision : CONF 010 XI.(a).51