Committee Decisions

CONF 203 VII.17

SOC: Old City of Dubrovnik (Croatia)

VII.17 Old City of Dubrovnik (Croatia)

On the basis of a substantive report on the state of conservation of Dubrovnik that was submitted by the Croatian authorities, ICOMOS advised that it was greatly impressed by the restoration works undertaken in Dubrovnik, and strongly supported the request made by Croatia to delete Dubrovnik from the List of World Heritage in Danger.

The Committee, following the recommendation of the Bureau, decided with great satisfaction to delete the Old City of Dubrovnik from the List of World Heritage in Danger. It congratulated the Croatian authorities for the effective measures taken for the preservation and restoration of this World Heritage site.

It encouraged the authorities to continue and complete the excellent works of restoration and rehabilitation and to give due consideration to risk preparedness in the future planning and management of the city.

 

Documents
PDF Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
PDF WHC-98/CONF.203/07
Themes: Conservation, List of World Heritage in Danger
States Parties: Croatia
Properties: Old City of Dubrovnik
Session: 22COM