Committee Decisions

33 COM 14C

Amendments to the Rules of Procedure of the World Heritage Committee

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Noting that the issue of observers' participation in the Committee's meetings requires further discussion, as suggested by the State Party of Canada;

2. Requests the World Heritage Centre to propose amendments to Rule 8 of the Rules of Procedure and to circulate these proposals to all States Parties for comment, prior to 1 December 2009;

3. Decides to inscribe the item "Amendment to the Rule 8 of the Rules of Procedure of the World Heritage Committee" on the agenda of the 34th session in 2010.

Themes: Working methods and tools
Session: 33COM