PLENARY: The Plenary reconvenes this morning to discuss the Draft Agenda for the first COP, preparation of the third session of the CSD and the Rules of Procedure for the COP.
WORKING GROUP I: After the Plenary, the Group will complete consideration of the SBSTTA, and then embark on the report on biosafety, UNEP/CBD/IC/2/WG.I/CRP.4. The Group will then consider agenda item 4.2.3, Ownership of, and access to ex situ genetic resources and item 4.2.4, Farmers' rights and rights of similar groups. An evening session is expected.
WORKING GROUP II: The two Contact Groups will continue during the morning. The Working Group II will meet in the afternoon.