Decision : 29 COM 7B.3
W National Park of Niger (Niger)

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Having examined Document WHC-05/29.COM/7B.Rev,

2. Recalling its Decision 28 COM 15B.1 adopted at its 28th session (Suzhou, 2004),

3. Thanks the State Party of Niger for its decision to forego the construction of a dam and mining activities in the W National Park;

4. Encourages Niger, Burkina Faso and Benin to finalise the proposal to extend the W Park into a transboundary property between the three countries.

 Decisions Report
Context of Decision
Themes: Conservation
Focal Point: AFR
States Parties: Niger
Year: 2005
Decision Code: 29 COM 7B.3