Committee Decisions

32 COM 7.3

Report on the reinforced monitoring mechanism

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Having examined Document WHC-08/32.COM/7.3,

2. Recalling Decision 31 COM 5.2 adopted at its 31st session (Christchurch, 2007),

3. Notes the information provided on the activities carried out under the Reinforced Monitoring mechanism;

4. Requests, in light of the report on the implementation of the Reinforced Monitoring mechanism, the World Heritage Centre to develop a protocol for implementing the mechanism, to address:

          a) the frequency of reporting;

          b) the expected results of reporting;

          c) the distribution of reports;

          d) cost estimates and budget management.

          for examination by the World Heritage Committee at  its 33rd session in 2009;

5. Decides to allocate an amount of 50,000 USD for the implementation of the Reinforced Monitoring mechanism from the World Heritage Fund for 2008-2009.

Themes: Budget, Capacity Building, Working methods and tools
Session: 32COM