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GC Concludes - 20 February 2009

Delegates met in the Committee of the Whole (COW) in the morning to consider draft decisions. In the afternoon, delegates convened in closing plenary, where they heard the President’s Summary on the outcome of the ministerial consultations, adopted the report of the COW as well as 17 decisions including on mercury, IEG, programme of work and budget and support to Africa. Delegates thanked the Government of Kenya, the GC President, and the UNEP Secretariat for creating an environment conducive for a successful meeting. GC President Dulic gaveled the meeting to a close at 4:29 pm.
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