36th session of the World Heritage Committee
© UNESCO/F. Bandarin
Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg
The World Heritage Committee will meet for its 36th session in Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation.
The Committee is responsible for the implementation of the World Heritage Convention, defines the use of the World Heritage Fund and allocates financial assistance upon requests from States Parties. It has the final say on whether a property is inscribed on the World Heritage List. The Committee can also defer its decision and request further information on properties from the States Parties. It examines reports on the state of conservation of inscribed properties and asks States Parties to take action when properties are not being properly managed. It also decides on the inscription or deletion of properties on the List of World Heritage in Danger.
|Type of Event||Category 2-Intergovernmental meeting|
|Start||24.06.2012 09:00 local time|
|End||06.07.2012 20:00 local time|
|Date to be fixed||0|
|Focal point||Rossler, Mechtild|
|Permanent Delegation Contact|
|Language of Event||English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Russian|
|Estimated number of participants|
|Official Website||World Heritage Website|
|Link 1||36th session of the Committee|