Decision : 33 COM 8B.48
Cultural properties - Examination of minor boundary modifications - Old Rauma (Finland)

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Having examined Documents WHC-09/33.COM/8B and WHC-09/33.COM/INF.8B1.Add,

2. Approves the proposed buffer zone for Old Rauma, Finland;

3. Recommends that the State Party give consideration to the following:

a) The designation of viewpoints within and outside the buffer zone from which view corridors will be protected in the case of development within the buffer zone;

b) The development of a comprehensive Management Plan to cover the nominated area, the buffer zone, and view corridors from any designated locations outside the buffer zone, such as the approach to Old Rauma from the harbour.

Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Finland
Properties: Old Rauma
Year: 2009
Decision Code: 33 COM 8B.48