New York

09 March 2015

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the Solar Impulse Project

The Secretary-General congratulates the Solar Impulse project and wishes them every success on their historic attempt to fly around the world without a drop of fuel.

We take inspiration from their example and efforts to harness the power of multilateralism to address climate change and to inspire the world to achieve sustainable development through innovating sustainable energy and renewable energy.

With their daring and determination, we can all fly into a new sustainable future.