September 28 - October 9, 2009
After consultations with the Chair of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Further Commitments for Annex I Parties under the Kyoto Protocol (AWG-KP), Mr. Harald Dovland (Norway), and the Chair of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Long-term Cooperative Action under the Convention (AWG-LCA), Mr. Michael Zammit Cutajar (Malta), and taking into account guidance provided by the SBI as well as the limited availability of suitable facilities, the date and venue for the ninth session of the AWG-KP and the seventh session of the AWG-LCA have been determined.
The above-mentioned sessions will take place at the at the United Nations Conference Centre (UNCC) of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), Rajdamnern Nok Avenue, Bangkok, 10200 Thailand.
The sessions have been scheduled to be held from Monday, 28 September to Friday, 9 October 2009.
Parties, observer States and observer organizations will be notified in due course and provided with the provisional agendas and other details concerning these sessions.
Parties may wish to recall that the AWG-LCA has requested its Chair to keep the need for additional meeting time under review and propose any action that might need to be taken by the AWG-LCA, and that the AWG-KP decided that, if required, it will hold an additional session in 2009 in line with its work programme.