Human rights and World Heritage

Basic texts:

- DISCUSSION PAPER: Advisory Body evaluations of World Heritage nominations in relation to community and rights concerns
Independent assessment by Peter Bille Larsen, June 2012
Prepared with funding from IUCN, ICOMOS Norway and the Ministry of the Environment, Norway.

- IUCN, World Heritage and Evaluation Processes Related to Communities and Rights - An independent review
By Peter Bille Larsen, June 2012, Prepared for the IUCN World Heritage Programme

- ICOMOS Norway - Workshop Oslo 9-11 March 2011 ‘Our common dignity: Towards Rights-Based World Heritage Management’

- ICOMOS Stockholm Declaration marking the 50th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1998)



Kristal Buckley - kristal.buckley[at]

Amund Sinding-Larsen - amund[at]

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