Back to basics in Paris

22 June 2011 | News story

The World Heritage Committee in Paris is refocusing its attention on the technical reality of the site reports carried out by IUCN, according to Allen Putney, Deputy Chairman of the World Commission on Protected Areas.

Allen Putney has over 4 decades of experience in environmental management with particular experience in planning, management, capacity building, and sustainable finance related to protected areas. He explains what direction he thinks the World Heritage Convention should be taking post-Paris.