“Great appreciation” was expressed by His Highness Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, the Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence of the United Arab Emirates, for the project for Italy’s participation in Expo 2020 Dubai.
In a meeting with Italian Commissioner Paolo Glisenti, during his visit to the UAE, Minister Nahyan defined the Italy Pavilion at the Universal Expo: a “model for us and for the Expo”.
As was reported by the UAE press agency Wam, the meeting focused on the “ways of strengthening bilateral cooperation in the light of Italy’s participation in Expo Dubai and the growing overall strategic partnership between the two Countries.”
“The expo will highlight the UAE’s cultural message to the rest of the world based on the values of peace, tolerance, coexistence and human solidarity,” noted Minister Nahyan and went on to highlight the UAE’s firm response to Covid-19: “a robust monitoring programme and a leading healthcare system, which helped protect the community’s safety”.
On his part, Paolo Glisenti underscored that the upcoming Universal Expo will confirm “the Emirates’ leading international reputation in organizing prominent global events with professionalism and commitment”.