Decision : 37 COM 7B.93
Brasilia (Brazil) (C 445)

The World Heritage Committee,

1.  Having examined Document WHC-13/37.COM/7B,

2.  Recalling Decision 36 COM 7B.97 , adopted at its 36th session (Saint-Petersburg, 2012),

3.  Acknowledges the information provided by the State Party on the progress made in the implementation of the recommendations of the 2012 reactive monitoring mission and notes with concern that the legal, technical and institutional requests were not sufficiently addressed;

4.  Urges the State Party to:

a)  Finalize the review of the Preservation Plan of the Brasilia Urban Area (PPCUB) and ensure that adequate provisions are included to conserve and protect the attributes of the World Heritage property,

b)  Ensure that adequate regulations exist for the use of open spaces defined by the Plano Piloto  in the review of the PPCUB,

c)  Formally establish and put in place the proposed Management Structure;

5.  Requests the State Party to submit, in accordance with Paragraph 172 of the Operational Guidelines , to the World Heritage Centre by 1 February 2014 the proposals for infrastructure development around the Stadium and its surroundings, as well as those related to the Public Transportation Strategy, for review by the Advisory Bodies, prior to making commitments of approval or construction;

6.  Also requests the State Party to submit to the World Heritage Centre a progress report by 1 February 2014 and an updated report on the state of conservation of the property and the implementation of the above by 1 February 2015 for examination by the World Heritage Committee at its 39th session in 2015. 

 Decisions Report
Context of Decision
Themes: Conservation
States Parties: Brazil
Properties: Brasilia
Year: 2013
Decision Code: 37 COM 7B.93