Tags : Expo participants

Switzerland’s sport Tchoukball introduced at the Expo 2020 Dubai

DUBAI: Dubai-based tchoukball players of various nationalities teamed up with the Switzerland Pavilion to introduce Expo 2020 Dubai visitors to this ultra-inclusive sport. Featuring elements of handball, the non-contact sport was invented in Switzerland to promote peaceful participation with limited injury risk, and is accessible to players of all ages and abilities. The first of […]...Read More

District 2020 design applauded as a sustainable future city

DUBAI: Expo 2020 Dubai’s design as a future city – District 2020 – is an example of how strategy and planning can systemically improve people’s mental health and quality of life, by having sustainability and wellness at its core. This was underscored during The Chemistry of Happiness World Majlis discussion held at the UK Pavilion to coincide with […]...Read More

Children hear tolerance and sustainability stories at the Expo 2020 Dubai

DUBAI: Lebanese author Hilda Youssef took children visiting Expo 2020 Dubai on an exciting imaginary journey at the open-air Sameem Pavilion, reading stories from her books and showcasing Arabic heritage. The event, organised by Emirates Literature Foundation (ELF), saw Youssef reading from her books, Snowy & Zoey in a New World and Snowy & Zoey’s Big Life Lesson. Both stories […]...Read More

Families enjoy a run across the Expo 2020 Dubai

DUBAI: Families embraced their competitive and community spirit for the festive edition of Expo 2020 Dubai Run the World Family Run. Open to all ages and abilities, including strollers, the run route took in Ghaf Avenue, passing through all three of Expo’s Thematic Districts (Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability) and a host of International Participant pavilions. […]...Read More

Raising awareness about waste generation through puppets

DUBAI: A series of fun and creative puppet-making workshops, using recycled materials to raise awareness about the global challenge of waste generation and its direct environmental impact, are being hosted at the Spain Pavilion, Expo 2020 Dubai until December 27. Decorated with weird and wonderful puppets made from a variety of materials to spark creative […]...Read More

Exceptional experiences await you at the Expo 2020 Dubai

DUBAI: Expo 2020 Dubai is rapidly approaching its half-way point, and with only 100 days to go, what are the top 10 not-to-be missed experiences? Make the most of the season at Expo, with the site currently resembling a festive wonderland, keeping you occupied with incredible shows and activities over Christmas and New Year. Check […]...Read More

Microsoft co-founder tours the Expo 2020 Dubai

DUBAI: Bill Gates, Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist, and the world’s fourth-richest man, visited Expo 2020 Dubai and toured the key projects of Expo Live, the global innovation and partnership programme that supports innovators who develop extraordinary low-cost solutions. Accompanied by Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and Director General, Expo 2020 Dubai, […]...Read More

World Majlis Golden Jubilee Month at the Expo 2020 Dubai prepares for the future

DUBAI: The role of technology in determining humankind’s future, from how Artificial Intelligence should be used to ensure equal access to information and other services, to how the internet can improve healthcare outcomes in the developing world, were discussed at Expo 2020 Dubai’s World Majlis Golden Jubilee Month, ‘Looking ahead to 2071: Preparing for the […]...Read More

Looking at the past towards a sustainable smart future

DUBAI: Estonia is proving that when its comes to creating a sustainable future, some solutions may lie in the past. Materials used for centuries can still help to shape the buildings of tomorrow. For example, clay is a natural material used for thousands of years to build homes, and even fortresses and castles. It still […]...Read More