Committee Decisions

30 COM 8D.2
Revision of Criteria of Properties Inscribed on the World Heritage List according to the Operational Guidelines (2005)

The World Heritage Committee,

  1. Having examined Document WHC-06/30.COM/8D,
  2. Recalling its decision to unify into one set of criteria the six cultural and four natural criteria in paragraph 77 of the Operational Guidelines (2005);
  3. Noting the changes already made to the numbering of geological criteria by its decision 30 COM 8D.1;
  4. Requests the World Heritage Centre and Advisory Bodies to include the revised criteria numbering in its publications.
 Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
Session: 30COM
Year: 2006