Committee Decisions

CONF 201 VIII.C

Inscription: Upper Svaneti (Georgia)

Upper Svaneti

709

Georgia

C (iv) (v)

The Committee decided to inscribe the nominated property on the basis of cultural criteria (iv) and (v), considering that the region of Upper Svaneti is of outstanding universal value being an exceptional landscape that has preserved to a remarkable degree its original medieval appearance, notable for the distribution, form, and architecture of its human settlements.

 

Documents
PDF Original Decision Document
Context of Decision
PDF WHC-96/CONF.201/09
Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Georgia
Properties: Upper Svaneti
Session: 20COM