PLENARY: INC-11 will open this morning at 10:00 am in Conference Room 2. Delegates will first deal with organizational matters, including adoption of the agenda and organization of work, as contained in document A/AC.237/77. The Chair of the IPCC, Bert Bolin, and the Chair/CEO of the Global Environment Facility, Mohamed El-Ashry, are then expected to make statements. The Plenary is also expected to get an update on the status of ratification of the Convention. The Plenary will then adjourn to enable the working groups to begin their work.
WORKING GROUP I: Following the conclusion of the Plenary, Working Group I will meet to adopt its organization of work and begin discussion of Agenda Item 7, Questions to the Chair of the IPCC, and Item 7(d), Methodological issues.
WORKING GROUP II: Following the conclusion of the Plenary, Working Group II will meet to adopt its organization of work and begin discussion of Agenda Item 8, Questions to the Chair/CEO of the GEF, and Item 8(b), Maintenance of interim arrangements.
OTHER ACTIVITIES: There will be a roundtable on Central America"s experiences with joint implementation today at 1:30 pm. The Climate Action Network will evaluate national communications today at 6:00 pm. The room numbers for both of these meetings will be announced.