The World Heritage Committee,
1. Notes with concern damages at the property by the devastating fire at the Hilandar Monastery;
2. Expresses its solidarity with the State Party and the orthodox community of the Monastery;
3. Requests the State Party to inform the World Heritage Centre on the current state of conservation of the property and the measures taken to minimise the damage by 1 February 2005, for consideration by the World Heritage Committee at its 29th session in 2005;
4. Urges the State Party to develop an overall management plan for the World Heritage property, which includes the natural values.
Decision 28 COM 15B.37
Mount Athos (Greece)
Decisions of the 28th session of the World Heritage Committee