Contribution of the United Nations Environment Programme to the seventh session of the Commission of Sustainable Development (decision SS.V/3)
7. During the adoption of decision SS.V/2, the representative of Australia proposed the inclusion of an additional paragraph, by which the Council would request the Executive Director to prepare a report on the environmental aspects of oceans management as a contribution to the work of the Commission on sustainable Development at its seventh session, in 1998.
2/ for the text of the decisions adopted by the Governing Council at its fifth special session see annex I to the present proceedings
8. The Council decided to take up the proposal as a separate draft decision.
9. The proposal, as revised by the representative of Australia, was subsequently adopted at the same meeting as decision SS.V.3.