Historical Background
of the Recommendation 

Decisions

2008 179th session of the Executive Board "Proposal by the Director-General for the preparation of a revised Recommendation concerning the safeguarding and contemporary role of Historic Areas " (179 EX/Decision 25)

2009 181st session of the Executive Board "Full preliminary study of the technical and legal aspects of a of a revised recommendation concerning the safeguarding and contemporary role of historic areas " (181EX/Decision 29)

2009 35th session of the General Conference "Preliminary study on the technical and legal aspects relating to the desirability of a standard-setting instrument on the conservation of the historic urban landscape " (35C / Resolution 42

2010 185th session of the Executive Board "Invitations to the Intergovernmental Meeting of Experts (category II) related to a Draft recommendation on the conservation of the historic urban landscape " (185EX/Decision 46

2011 36th session of the General Conference "Proposals concerning the desirability of a standard-setting instrument on historic urban landscapes" (36C / Resolution 41

Report

2010 Preliminary report on the draft Recommendation on the Historic Urban Landscape

2011 Report and revised text of the draft Recommendation on the Historic Urban Landscape

Event

Intergovernmental Meeting of Experts (category II) at UNESCO Headquarters from 25 to 27 May 2011, Outcome: Report and final revised text of the draft Recommendation on the Historic Urban Landscape