CLOSURE OF THE SESSION
1. At the 10th meeting, on 4 April 1997, closing statements were made by representatives of the following countries: Algeria (for the Group of 77 and China), Argentina (for the Latin America and Caribbean Group), Australia (for the Asian Group), Bangladesh, Belgium (for the Western Europe and other Group), Canada, China, Kenya, the Netherlands (for the European Union), the Russian Federation (for the Eastern European Group), Sudan and Uganda (for the African Group).
2. Following the closing remarks by the Executive Director, the President reviewed the work of the current session of the Governing Council and expressed his satisfaction with its positive results. After the customary exchange of courtesies, he declared the nineteenth session of the Governing Council closed at 11:45 p.m. on 4 April 1997.