The Budapest Declaration on World Heritage
3. “In view of the increasing challenges to our shared heritage, we will:
c) (…) seek to ensure an appropriate and equitable balance between conservation, sustainability and development, so that World Heritage properties can be protected through appropriate activities contributing to the social and economic development and the quality of life of our communities;
f) (…) seek to ensure the active involvement of our local communities at all levels in the identification, protection and management of our World Heritage properties”.
|Source:||WHC-02/CONF.202/5 The Budapest Declaration on World Heritage|
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