Early warning and forecasting of environmental emergencies (decision 16/37)
105. At the 8th meeting of the session, on 31 May, the Council had before it a draft decision on this subject (UNEPJGC.16/L.18 and Corr.1, draft decision 20) approved by the Programme Committee on the basis of a draft decision submitted by the Chairman (UNEPJGC.16/PC/L.17), as amended by Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom and revised by the Chairman, following an intervention from the observer for the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
106. The draft decision was adopted by consensus.