WORKING GROUP I: Working Group I will begin discussing document A/AC.241/WG.I/CRP.4, which contains reformulations of Articles 21 (Capacity building, education and public awareness), 22 (Financial resources), and 23 (Financial mechanisms). After concluding its second reading of the Convention, the Group will adopt its report.
WORKING GROUP II: The Group will continue its second reading of the amended texts. The Group will start with discussions on the Conference of Parties, as contained in document A/AC.241/WG.II/CRP.5. Look for document A/AC.241/WG.II/CRP.6, Procedures and Final Clauses, which was circulated yesterday.
IN THE CORRIDORS: INCD Chair Bo Kjelln has decided not to prepare a draft decision to be adopted by the Committee, as he had announced on Monday. Instead, he expects the final Plenary session on Friday to only adopt the final reports of the session. He is expected to give a closing statement, which will outline progress made during this session and expectations for the next session of the INCD.