Committee Decisions

29 COM 7B.44

Kasbah of Algiers (Algeria)

The World Heritage Committee,

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

2. Recalling its Decision 28 COM 15B.43, adopted at its 28th session (Suzhou, 2004),

3. Commends the State Party of Algeria for having undertaken all of the actions for the safeguard of the Kasbah of Algiers, in particular the publication of the draft executive decree on the creation and delimitation of the protected sector and the elaboration of a conservation plan for the Kasbah of Algiers;

4. Invites the State Party to submit an international assistance request so that an expert can be made available to the Ministry of Culture to participate in the examination of the permanent conservation and presentation plan of the Kasbah of Algiers ;

5. Urges the State Party to pursue rehabilitation measures within the Kasbah of Algiers;

6. Requests the State Party to submit to the World Heritage Centre by 1 February 2007, a report on the application of its Decision, for examination by the Committee at its 31st session (2007).
Themes: Conservation
Focal Point: ARB
States Parties: Algeria
Properties: Kasbah of Algiers
Session: 29COM