Decision : 33 COM 7B.95
Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar (Bosnia and Herzegovina) (C 946 rev)

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Having examined Document WHC-09/33.COM/7B,

2. Recalling Decision 32 COM 7B.85, adopted at its 32nd session (Quebec City, 2008),

3. Also recalling the results and recommendation of the reactive monitoring missions of 2006, 2007 and 2008,

4. Acknowledges the receipt of the report of the experts submitted with the State Party report, as well as the additional information received by the World Heritage Centre in April 2009 after the deadline established by the World Heritage Committee;

5. Commends the State Party for the monitoring system that has been put in place to ensure the structural stability of the bridge;

6. Requests the State Party to provide the detailed drawings to the World Heritage Centre and also requests the World Heritage Centre and the Advisory Bodies to cooperate with the State Party to ensure that the best solution be found in the redesign of the Ruza Hotel;

7. Further requests the State Party to submit to the World Heritage Centre, by 1 February 2010, a progress report on the state of conservation of the property including the status of the redesign, for examination by the World Heritage Committee at its 34th session in 2010.

 Decisions Report
Context of Decision
Themes: Conservation
States Parties: Bosnia and Herzegovina
Year: 2009
Decision Code: 33 COM 7B.95