Committee Decisions

36 COM 7B.56

Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichitt and Oualata (Mauritania) (C 750)

The World Heritage Committee,

1.   Having examined Document WHC-12/36.COM/7B.Add,

2.   Recalling Decision 34 COM 7B.60, adopted at its 34th session (Brasilia, 2010),

3.   Regrets that the State Party has not submitted the requested report;

4.   Strongly urges the State Party to implement all the recommendations, notably those concerning the establishment of legal protection, the consolidation of appropriate local management mechanisms and the preparation of a management plan for the property;

5.   Requests the State Party to transmit to the World Heritage Centre a technical report on the restoration of the Tichitt Mosque;

6.   Also requests the State Party to submit to the World Heritage Centre, by 1 February 2013, a report on progress accomplished in the implementation of its recommendations for examination by the World Heritage Committee at its 37th session in 2013.

Themes: Conservation
States Parties: Mauritania
Session: 36COM