PLENARY: This morning the Plenary will meet informally to consider the question of productive employment. Somav�a has encouraged delegates to suggest practical ideas and concrete proposals for action. This afternoon, the Plenary will begin discussion on the political vision for the WSSD.
LECTURE: Tim Wirth of the US State Department will speak today at 11:00 am in the Trusteeship Council Chamber on "Women, Population and Development: Toward Consensus".
NGO MEETINGS: Tony Hill of NGLS will give a briefing on the upcoming UN Review of ECOSOC accreditation for NGOs today at 2:00 pm in Conference Room C. The NGO/UN/ Delegate Dialogue is scheduled for 6:00 pm in Conference Room 6 and should include Amb. Somav�a, Under- Secretary-General Nitin Desai and John Langemore of Australia.