ARCS World Heritage International Programme
Independent review of the performance of the Committee
A UNESCO audit has identified key areas for improvement in the functioning of the World Heritage Committee. However, critical areas identified for action in the audit have not yet been implemented.
ARCS is suggesting that in addition to examining the recommendations of the UNESCO audit, a small expert group could examine some of the most problematic decisions of the WH Committee and explore avenues for formal complaint and/or formal review of those decisions. A formal the review could identify and analyze the impact of: