The XIII World Congress of the Organization of World Heritage Cities was held by the city of Arequipa (Peru) from November 3 to 6, 2015.

The city of Arequipa is located in the southern part of Peru in South America as part of the Atacama Desert and the deviations of the western Andes, at the foot of three volcanoes, Chachani, Misti and Pichu Pichu, which together with the Chili river and valley, form a landscape setting of exceptional beauty.


Here are the main documents produced as part of the Arequipa World Congress:



General Program

Mayors' Program


Here are the conclusions of the Arequipa World Congress: 

Arequipa Resolution 

Arequipa Declaration