HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, lauded Expo 2020 Dubai as a catalyst for positive change, bringing together 192 countries on a global platform to work toward a peaceful, prosperous, and sustainable future for all, echoing the sentiments of world leaders in attendance. “As a meeting ground for global changemakers, Expo 2020 Dubai served to unite a community that shared a common goal for growth, development, and the power of cooperation in improving our world,” His Highness remarked of the UAE’s motivation for hosting Expo 2020 Dubai. We are grateful for countries’ active participation in overcoming common issues and achieving better outcomes for all through multilateral cooperation.
His Highness’s remarks echoed those of world leaders and high-level dignitaries at Expo 2020 Dubai, who praised the event as an outstanding platform for global collaboration — an achievement made all the more impressive given that it took place during the global pandemic. Expo 2020 Dubai National Days, held at the historic Al Wasl Dome and throughout the Expo site, successfully exhibited the diverse cultures, innovations, and tales of participating countries. Expo 2020 Dubai has been recognized by heads of state and senior officials as a fantastic platform for global engagement.