COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE: The COW will meet this morning to discuss Agenda Item 5(a)(iii), review of adequacy of commitments contained in Article 4.2(a) and (b), including proposals relating to a protocol and decisions on follow-up. In the afternoon, the COW is scheduled to discuss Agenda Item 5(a)(iv), criteria for joint implementation.
DRAFTING GROUP ON THE BUDGET FOR THE PERMANENT SECRETARIAT: This drafting or working group will meet for the first time this evening, following the conclusion of the afternoon session of the COW. The room and exact time will be announced in the daily Journal.
IN THE CORRIDORS: Informal consultations will be continuing throughout the day. The President of the Conference will be holding consultations on the outstanding Rules of Procedure. Other consultations will be taking place on the nominations for officers of the subsidiary bodies.