Ensuring access to quality education fit for the 21st century, resulting in a trained global workforce equipped for a rapidly evolving world, is a core value shared by numerous Expo 2020 Dubai-backed projects, highlighted during Expo’s Knowledge and Learning Week.
Initiatives supported under global innovation and partnership programme Expo Live and the Expo 2020 Global Best Practice Programme took part in the event, hosted in association with UAE philanthropic organisation Dubai Cares, which ran from 15-16 December 2020.
Expo 2020 is supporting many more projects that are already transforming education and learning – improving the lives of individuals and communities around the world. Meet:
Knowledge and Learning Week is the fifth in a series of 10 themed weeks that bring together influential policy-makers, thought-leaders, Expo participants and the public for Q&A sessions and panel discussions that will shape the content and conversations taking place during Expo, running from 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022.
As Expo 2020 Dubai opened its doors to the world, crowds flocked to the spectacular site, eager to witness first-hand the first day of the first World Expo in the region
A glittering line-up of stars helped welcome the world to Expo 2020 Dubai, decorating an Opening Ceremony that will be remembered forever
Thursday’s ceremony, featuring Andrea Bocelli, Andra Day, Ellie Goulding and more, will be streamed live at virtualexpo.world and Expo TV
Expo 2020 Dubai’s all-women orchestra, conducted by Yasmina Sabbah, is made up of 50 musicians from 23 countries across the Arab world