Committee Decisions

17 EXT BUR V.B.1.4.1

Examination of requests for International Assistance - Peking Man Site at Zhoukoudian (China)

B. CULTURAL HERITAGE

B.1 Requests on which the Bureau took a decision

B.1.4 Emergency assistance

B.1.4.1 Peking Man Site at Zhoukoudian (China)

The Bureau approved the amount of US$ 26,000 for emergency assistance for emergency measures to prevent the collapse of some of the caves which suffered considerable damage due to unusually heavy rains in 1992/1993.

The Bureau requested the Chinese authorities to limit expenditure under World Heritage assistance for local labour as much as possible.

 

Themes: International Assistance
States Parties: China
Session: 17EXTBUR