Budapest, including the Banks of the Danube, the Buda Castle Quarter and Andrássy Avenue (Hungary)
Budapest, including the Banks of the Danube, the Buda Castle Quarter and Andrássy Avenue (Hungary) will be discussed during the UNESCO World Heritage Committee Meeting this year. This site, inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list in 1987, is proposed for inscription on the list of World Heritage in danger.
We welcome you to take part with your comments and information on the conservation of this site. OurWorldHeritage will moderate the forum according to the rules described here. You can write in your own language, but we encourage you to use English to facilitate the dissemination of your ideas.
Two important issues are being debated and which need un-packaging. 1, the urban conservation and the need to apply relevant tools in the planning process - the historic urban landscape together with urban design guidelines that can protect the urban values and 2, the issues of monument reconstructions and opening up the debate ab initio with the Venice Charter and beyond and which reflect the relevant components of the OUV.