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XII - ADOPTION OF THE REPORT OF THE SIXTH SESSION

460. The Governing Council considered the draft report on the work of its sixth session at the 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th plenary meetings of the session, on 22, 24 and 25 May 1978.

461. During the consideration of the report of Sessional Committee II, at the 14th meeting, the representative of the Soviet Union announced that his Government, together with those of the Byelorussian and Ukrainian Soviet Socialists Republics, had decided to contribute 8 million troubles to the Environment Fund for the period 1978 – 980; up to 25 per cent of that amount would be convertible. The representative of France recalled that his Government had paid its pledge for 1978 of the equivalent of $ 1,290,323. The representative of Bangladesh informed the Council that his Government’s pledge of $2,000 for 1978 (see para. 354 above) had been paid during the session. The representative of Senegal recalled that during the general debate his delegation had announced its Government’s pledge of $10,000 for the biennium 1978 – 1979.

462. The Council adopted the present report at the 15th meeting, on 24 May 1978, subject to the incorporation of amendments approved during the consideration of the draft report.