On May 16, representatives from Poland and the United Arab Emirates organized a debate on energy and water policies at the United Nations General Assembly meeting. Poland Deputy Minister of the Environment Beata Jaczewska advocated for the inclusion of language on climate change responses, energy efficiency goals, and universal energy access in the creation of sustainable development goals. UN Secretary General ban Ki-Moon issued a statement to the assembly, promoting the creation of a universal and ambitious climate change agreement to be written by 2015.