Committee Decisions

31 COM 7B.28

State of conservation of World Heritage Properties - Ilulissat Icefjord (Denmark)

The World Heritage Committee,

1.Having examined Document WHC-07/31.COM/7B,

2.Recalling Decision 28 COM 14B.8, adopted at its 28th session (Suzhou, 2004),

3.Commends the State Party for the measures taken to implement the recommendations adopted by the Committee at the time of inscription of the property on the World Heritage List;

4.Notes that a revised Management Plan and new Monitoring Plan will soon be completed and requests the State Party to provide copies of these plans as soon as possible to the World Heritage Centre;

5.Also requests the State Party, to continue improving and monitoring tourism management to reduce its impact on the property and to implement clearer restrictions on hunting;

6.Further requests the State Party to submit to the World Heritage Centre by 1 February 2009 a report on the state of conservation of the property and progress on the implementation of the above mentioned recommendations for examination by the Committee at its 33rd session in 2009.

Documents
PDF Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
PDF WHC-07/31.COM/7B
Themes: Conservation
States Parties: Denmark
Properties: Ilulissat Icefjord
Session: 31COM