State-of-the-environment. reports (decision 12/3)
44. At the 14th meeting of the session, on 28 May, the Council had before it a draft decision on this subject submitted by the President (UNEP/GC.12/L.21).
45. In connection with decision 12/3 A, the Executive Director said that he understood paragraph 6 to mean that consultations would be held with individual permanent representatives to UNEP, and not with the Group of Permanent Representatives. In those consultations an effort would be made to facilitate specific agreements and elaborate actions for substantial environmental undertakings, and where consensus was reached he would proceed to the implementation stage.
46. The draft decision was adopted by consensus.