Working Group I, a contact group and the Plenary met on the sixth day of IPF-4. In the morning, Working Group I completed review of outstanding conclusions and proposals for action on underlying causes, forest research, traditional forest-related knowledge and criteria and indicators (C&I). Working Group II cancelled its session to allow the contact group on finance and trade to meet in the morning. Delegates conducted an exchange of views on the draft text for multilateral institutions and instruments in an afternoon Plenary. The contact groups consultations continued into the evening.