Документы Решения Комитета всемирного наследия Решения 39-й сессии (Бонн, 28 июня - 8 июля 2015)

Решение 39 COM 7B.23 (Девственные леса Коми)

Virgin Komi Forests (Russian Federation) (N 719)

Decision: 39 COM 7B.23

The World Heritage Committee, 

1. Having examined Document WHC-15/39.COM/7B.Add, 

2. Recalling Decision 38 COM 7B.78, adopted at its 38th session (Doha, 2014),

3. Regrets that the State Party did not submit the state of conservation report, as requested by its Decision 38 COM 7B.78;

4. Welcomes the latest decisions of the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation and its Board of Appeal which invalidated the boundary changes made to Yugyd Va National Park and confirmed that the Chudnoe deposit area forms part of the national park and therefore effectively reversed the boundary changes, as was repeatedly requested by the Committee;

5. Reiterates its requests to the State Party to revoke the mining exploration and exploitation licenses granted for the Chudnoe gold mine and urges the State Party to restore the areas damaged by the mining activities, which were undertaken in 2011 and 2012;

6. Reiterates its position that mining exploration or exploitation are incompatible with World Heritage status, and requests the State Party to ensure that no mining exploration or exploitation will be permitted inside the property;

7. Notes that the State Party has submitted a proposal for a significant boundary modification of the property for examination by the Committee at its 40th session and also requests the State Party to consider making the necessary changes to the submitted proposal in order to take into account the decision of the Supreme Court;

8. Further requests the State Party to implement all the recommendations of the 2010 Reactive Monitoring mission and to take measures to ensure that tourism activities in the property do not impact on its Outstanding Universal Value;

9. Requests furthermore the State Party to submit to the World Heritage Centre, by 1 February 2016, an updated report, including a 1-page executive summary, on the state of conservation of the property and the implementation of the above, for examination by the World Heritage Committee at its 40th session in 2016.