At the request of a number of Members of the World Heritage Committee, an Orientation Session for members of the Committee is organized early in the year to allow for better preparations for the Committee session.
This session is organized notably for new Committee members and is held in addition to the one which traditionally takes place the day before the opening of the ordinary session of the World Heritage Committee. Interpretation in English and French will be provided.
|Welcome by the Chairperson of the World Heritage Committee
|Welcome by the Director of the World Heritage Centre
|Introduction and concept of Outstanding Universal Value
|State of conservation (SOC)
|Future Orientation sessions
|Logistical arrangements for the 40COM
|Open floor to questions and answers