New York

04 February 2019

Secretary-General's video message on the occasion of the Lunar New Year

[Watch the video on webtv.un.org]

Chun Jie Kuai Le!
 
Happy New Year!
 
I am pleased to send you my best wishes on this auspicious occasion.  
 
In this New Year, let us join hands to build a peaceful and prosperous world for all, leaving no one behind.  
 
I thank China and the Chinese people for your commitment to the United Nations.
 
Despite the headwinds in our world today, we know that when we work together, we get things done.
 
In that spirit, I wish you and your families health, success and happiness in this New Year.   
 
xiè xiè!  [谢谢Thank You.]