Management issues (decisions 19/29 A and B)
Prevention of waste, fraud and mismanagement (decision 19/29 A)
96. At the same meeting, the Governing Council had before it a draft decision on this subject (UNEP/GC.19/L.50), which had been approved by the Committee of the Whole on the basis of an informal draft submitted by the representative of the United States of America, as amended by the representatives of Australia and Egypt and revised by the sponsor. The draft replaced draft decision UNEP/GC.19/L.15 submitted by the Committee of Permanent Representatives.
97. The draft decision was adopted by consensus.
Assessment of the functioning of the secretariat of the United Nations environment programme (19/29 B)
98. At its 10th meeting, on 4 April 1997, the Governing Council had before it a draft decision on this subject (UNEP/GC.19/L.72), submitted by the Group of 77 and China.
99. The draft decision was adopted by consensus, with an amendment proposed by the representative of Switzerland.