Calendar


1996

July

Registration on the National Tentative List.


2015

Submission of the preliminary studies by the Valedor do Pobo for candidature to the World Heritage List.


2017

December

Initiation of the declaration of the Ribeira Sacra as a property of cultural interest.


2018

December

Declaration of the cultural landscape of the Ribeira Sacra as a property of cultural interest.


2019

January

Draft of the File for the candidature to the World Heritage List.

April

Approval of the candidature by the State Historical Heritage Council.

September

Presentation of the draft of the candidature file at the World Heritage Centre in Paris.

November

Response from the World Heritage Centre indicating whether the candidature file is complete.

December

Presentation of the final candidature file at the World Heritage Centre.


2020

January

The Ambassador and Permanent Delegate of Spain to UNESCO submits the complete Nomination Form to the World Heritage Centre.

February

The Director of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre informs that the nomination of Ribeira Sacra is formally complete and correct and it will be evaluated in 2021.

November

The promoters of the nomination participate in the ICOMOS World Heritage Panel to solve the questions of ICOMOS.


2021

January

ICOMOS may request additional information before and during the assessmenr.

February

Deadline for submission of additional information to the World Heritage Centre, if requested.

May

Completion of the ICOMOS assessment period, after which ICOMOS submits its assessment and recommendation to the World Heritage Centre.

June

Possible correction of minor file errors.

July

UNESCO studies the proposals for registration and takes its decisions in the Committee. The new List of World Cultural and Natural Heritage is published after the Committee meeting closure.


Ribeira Sacra digital form.
Nomination of Ribeira Sacra
to UNESCO
World Heritage list

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Dirección Xeral de Patrimonio Cultural.
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Galicia. España.
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