Committee Decisions

28 COM 15B.32

Iguaçu National Park (Brazil)

The World Heritage Committee, 1. Noting with concern that the forced opening of the Colono Road continues to be a potential threat to Iguaçu National Park, 2. Urges the State Party to work with local communities to resolve the on-going concerns over the re-opening of the Colono Road for local use; 3. Requests the State Party to provide all the necessary assistance to the World Heritage Centre and IUCN to carry out a mission as soon as possible so that a detailed report can be presented in time for examination by the Committee at its 29th session in 2005.

Themes: Conservation
Focal Point: NAT
States Parties: Brazil
Properties: Iguaçu National Park
Session: 28COM