Align with G77/China.

MGRs are common heritage and require our concerted efforts to protect for future generations. Encouraged by constructive dialogues. Many new proposals to bridge gaps.  But we still need to work hard in intersessional.  We are ready to engage to reach consensus. 72/249 – mandates consensus.

Achieve an effective agreement on BBNJ. Stress importance of robust measurements for sharing of MGRs.