Decision : 27 COM 7B.72
Cultural Landscape of Sintra (Portugal)

The World Heritage Committee [42],

1. Taking note of the report on the state of conservation of the Cultural Landscape of Sintra provided by the State Party,;

2. Notes that progress has been achieved in view of some recommendations made in 2000, including the restoration works on the Quinta da Regaleira;

3. Further notes that several elements of the World Heritage property are in serious condition;

4. Recalls its request for a detailed management plan for the property which should have been submitted by 31 December 2001;

5. Urges the State Party to submit the management plan to the World Heritage Centre by 1 February 2004 in order that the World Heritage Committee can examine the state of conservation of the property at its 28th session in 2004.

[42]  Decision adopted without discussion.

 Decisions Report
Context of Decision
Themes: Conservation
Focal Point: EUR/NA
States Parties: Portugal
Year: 2003
Decision Code: 27 COM 7B.72