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N°: 23

Photogrammetry survey of the monuments of Lalibela and corresponding equipment

State Party
79,800 USD
Approved amount
5 Sep 1980
Decision Date
Process Step
Amount Requested: 144,500 USD
Type of Assistance: Cultural / Conservation
Modality: Technical Cooperation
Previous Id: 1980-003
World Bank: LIC
LDC: Yes
N°: 23
Decision: Approved
Decision by: Committee
Approved amount: 79,800 USD
Decision Date: 5 Sep 1980

Committee Decisions

Code: 04COM X.34

The Committee upon recommendation of the Bureau approved the following technical co-operation requests:

  • Nepal - Sagarmatha National Park (request n°120.1): $75,000
  • Tunisia - Baths of Antonius at Carthage (request n°37.1 and addendum): $118,000
  • Zaire - Virunga National Park (request n°63.1): $43,660
  • Zaire - Garamba National Park (request n°126.1): $19,120
  • Zaire - Kahuzi-Biega National Park (request n°137.1): $15,120
  • Ethiopia - Lalibela (request n°18.1): $79,800

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Code: 04BUR IIIB.10

10.  Bureau authorised the Secretariat to pursue, in co-operation with the Ethiopian authorities, the preparation of a project for a photogrammetric survey of the monuments of Lalibela and to submit a revised technical co-operation request to the Committee. The delegate from the United States of America abstained from this recommendation.

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Code: 02BUR V.26

The Ethiopian Government has requested technical co-operation for the purpose of carrying out a photogrammetric survey of the monuments of Lalibela (at an estimated cost of US$ 144,500).  In view of ICCROM's opinion, the Bureau - while generally in favour of technical co-operation for the preservation of the Lalibela monuments - considered it advisable to defer its decision.

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