16. At the same meeting, the Governing Council had before it a draft decision on this subject (UNEP/GCSS.V/L.13 submitted by the Drafting Group and prepared on the basis of an earlier draft of 77 and China.
17. The President introduced editorial corrections to paragraph 2 and 3 of the draft decision to change phrase “ land degradation activities” to “activities to combat land degradation”.
18. The draft decision was adopted by consensus, with the corrections introduced by the President