Committee Decisions

CONF 001 VI.A(a).20

Establishment of the World Heritage List

Hope was expressed that sufficient information would be provided to States to enable them to select properties that were truly eligible for inclusion in the List and that the criteria adopted would assist States in restricting their choice of properties nominated. In this connection, one proposal put forward sought to impose on States a limit in the number of properties that they might submit in the first instance but, on reflection this was not considered advisable. It was, however, decided that States would be advised to limit the number of nominations submitted at a given time, on the understanding that these nominations were not to be considered exhaustive.

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PDF Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
PDF CC-77/CONF.001/04
Themes: Credibility of the World Heritage List, Working methods and tools
Session: 01COM