40th session of the World Heritage Committee (continuation)

When, local time: 
Monday, 24 October 2016 - 10:00am to Wednesday, 26 October 2016 - 6:00pm
Where: 
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Category 2-Intergovernmental meeting

The World Heritage Committee will continue the work of its 40th session at UNESCO’s Headquarters in Paris (Room II), from 24 to 26 October, in line with Decision 40 COM 17.
Further to the meeting in Istanbul (July 2016), the World Heritage Committee will continue the work of its 40th session at UNESCO’s Headquarters in Paris (Room II), from 24 to 26 October, in line with Decision 40 COM 17.

The Committee is responsible for the implementation of the World Heritage Convention, including the examination of nominations of cultural and natural sites to be considered for inscription on the World Heritage List, as well the State of Conservation of properties previously inscribed on the List.

The items to be examined at the forthcoming meeting include issues related to the use of the World Heritage Fund, International Assistance, Periodic Reporting, Policy and Operational Guidelines as well as other issues concerning the implementation of the World Heritage Convention.