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Format for the nomination of properties for inscription on the World Heritage List

FORMAT FOR THE NOMINATION OF PROPERTIES FOR INSCRIPTION ON THEWORLD HERITAGE LIST

This Format must be used for all nominationssubmitted after 2 February 2005

 

  • The Nomination Format is available at the following Web address: http://whc.unesco.org/en/nominationform
  • Further guidance on the preparation of nominations can be found in Section III of the Operational Guidelines
  • The original signed version of the completed Nomination Format should be sent in English or French to

UNESCO World Heritage Centre
7, place de Fontenoy
75352 Paris 07 SP
France
Telephone: +33 (0) 1 4568 1571
Fax: +33 (0) 1 4568 5570
E-mail: wh-nominations@unesco.org

 

Executive Summary

This information, to be provided by the State Party, will be updated by the Secretariat following the decision by the World Heritage Committee. It will then be returned to the State Party confirming the basis on which the property is inscribed on the World Heritage List.

State Party
 
State, Province or Region
 
Name of Property
 
Geographical coordinates to the nearest second
 
Textual description of the boundary(ies) of thenominated property
 
A4 (or "letter") size map of the nominatedproperty, showing boundaries and buffer zone (if present)
Attach A4 (or "letter") size map
Justification
Statement of Outstanding Universal Value
(text should clarify what is considered to be the outstanding universal value embodied by the nominated property)
 
Criteria under which property is nominated (itemize criteria)
(see Paragraph 77 of the Operational Guidelines)
 
Name and contact information of official local institution/agency
Organization:
Address:
Tel:
Fax:
E-mail:
Web address:

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