World Heritage Committee


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World Heritage Committee

The branch of UNESCO that administers the World Heritage Fund and selects sites for the World Heritage List.
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A report on the activities of the Committee is expected to be heard by Garayev, who was the chairman of the 43rd Session of the World Heritage Committee.
The letter says that our country has hosted this prestigious UNESCO event on high-level and thanked for the preparations made, the organization of the session, and the effective management of the meetings for the 43 rd Session of the World Heritage Committee.
'Azerbaijan at a high level organized the 43rd session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee and provided cordial hospitality, he noted.
It caused a debate between the members of the World Heritage Committee which led to the creation of a working group to develop an alternative draft resolution, providing for the preservation of the historic center of Shahrisabz on the UNESCO World Heritage List.
The 40th meeting of the UNESCO's world heritage committee starts on June 30 in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan.
The World Heritage Committee first expressed strong concerns about the lake's sustainability seven years ago.
The fact that these were not considered, the report added, and that the World Heritage Committee was not appropriately informed of details of this major infrastructure project highlighted fundamental weaknesses in the protection and planning of the property, which must be urgently addressed.
ISLAMABAD: The World Heritage Committee which concluded its meeting in Manama Wednesday announced that they will not be placing the iconic Mughal monuments Shalamar Gardens and Fort, both in Lahore on the list of World Heritage in Danger.
Recently, the World Heritage Committee of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) announced that they've added 21 new places to its World Heritage site list.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO - 13 July 2017: The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's (UNESCO) World Heritage Committee is considering including 34 sites, some of which are in the Arab world, to the World Heritage List.
The World Heritage Committee (WHC) of UNESCO on Saturday placed Ahmedabad under the World Heritage City at the 41st session of the organisation's World Heritage Committee meeting in Karkow, Poland.

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