世界遗产委员会会议在多哈开幕

卡塔尔宣布捐款1000万美元以开展新的保护遗产计划。这是今天卡总理在多哈世界遗产委员会开幕式上宣布的,资助将纳入一项新的保护受冲突或自认灾害影响的世界遗产基金。世界遗产委员会会议由Sheikha Al Mayassa Bint Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani主持。

在开幕式讲话中Sheikha Mayassa强调当今世界遗产面临多方面的威胁,呼吁“世界遗产大家庭的所有成员国”向卡塔尔新近倡议建立的基金提供支持。 

“今年,世界遗产总数将很快达到1000处,由此可见公约的巨大成功。但公约也重视国际社会对公约核心原则的全面承诺:对具有突出普遍价值的人类遗产的共同责任。”

委员会将讨论36项申请列入教科文组织世界遗产名单 的项目并审议共计981处遗产中的100多处遗产的保护状况。

接受审议的申请有:

自然遗产: Okavango Delta (博茨瓦纳), 中国南方喀斯特 (第二阶段) [扩展项目] (中国), Stevns Klint (丹麦), Wadden Sea  [扩展项目 (德国/荷兰)] (丹麦与德国), Tectono-volcanic Ensemble of the Chaine des Puys and Limagne Fault (法国), 大喜马拉雅国家公园 (印度), Mt. Hamiguitan Range Wildlife Sanctuary (菲律宾), Bialowieza Forest [Belovezhskaya Pushcha / Białowieża森林 扩展项目] (白俄罗斯/波兰).

自然和文化双重遗产: Ancient Maya City and Protected Tropical Forests of Calakmul, Campeche [ “Ancient Maya City of Calakmul, Campeche”扩展项目] (墨西哥), Trang An Landscape Complex (越南).

文化遗产: Qhapaq Nan, Andean Road System (阿根廷, 玻利维亚, 智利, 哥伦比亚, 厄瓜多尔, 秘鲁), 大运河 (中国), Precolumbian Chiefdom Settlements with Stone Spheres of the Diquís (哥斯达黎加), Decorated Cave of Pont d’Arc, known as Grotte Chauvet-Pont d’Arc, Ardèche (法国), Carolingian Westwork and Civitas Corvey (德国), Tongo-Tengzuk Tallensi Cultural Landscape (加纳), Rani-ki-Vav (The Queen’s Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat (印度), Sharhr-I Sokhta (伊朗), Erbil Citadel (伊拉克), Caves of Maresha and Bet-Guvrin in the Judean Lowlands as a Microcosm of the Land of the Caves (以色列), The Vineyard Landscape of Piedmont: Langhe-Roero and Monferrato (意大利), Tomioka Silk Mill and Related Sites (日本), 丝绸之路: Initial Section of the Silk Roads, the Routes Network of Tian-shan Corridor (吉尔吉斯斯坦, 中国和哈萨克斯坦), Mount Mulanje Cultural Landscape (马拉维), Pyu Ancient Cities (缅甸), Van Nellefabriek (荷兰), Namhansanseong (韩国), Bolgar Historical and Archaeological Complex (俄罗斯联邦), Historic Jeddah, the Gate to Makkah (沙特), 丝绸之路: Penjikent-Samarkand-Poykent Corridor, (塔吉克斯坦和乌兹别克斯坦), Bursa and Cumalikizik: the Birth of the Ottoman Empire (土耳其), Pergamon and its Multi-Layered Cultural Landscape (土耳其), Khor Dubai (Dubai Creek) (阿联酋), Monumental Earthworks of Poverty Point (美国), Barotse Cultural Landscape (赞比亚).

巴勒斯坦的项目: Land of Olives and Vines – Cultural Landscape of Southern Jerusalem, Battir, will be reviewed by the Committee under the emergency procedure applied to sites facing serious dangers (see items 161 and 162 in the World Heritage Convention’s Operational Guidelines).

会议期间将有一系列活动,如非洲部长非洲世界遗产圆桌会议 (6月21日, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.). Another side event will be devoted to World Heritage partnerships highlighting successful preservation projects supported by private sector companies and foundations (22 June, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.).

During the session, Committee members will also be presented with the conclusions and recommendations of a World Heritage Youth Forum held in Qatar from 4 to 15 of June.

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