Causses Cévennes, candidate for inclusion in the World Heritage List

Published on 05 June 2009 - Updated 22 December 2010
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At the next Session of the World Heritage Committee from 22 to 30 June 2009 in Seville, France will put forward this site as a cultural, changing and living landscape. The same qualification as the Val de Loire in fact.


The application is presented by the Association de valorisation de l'espace Causses Cévennes (AVECC) which encompasses the Ardèche, Aveyron, Gard, Hérault and Lozère counties.
Following an initial examination in 2006, the project holders completed their application by promoting agro-pastoralism.

The architectural and urban work by Le Corbusier is also being presented by France, as part of a transnational application