Pavilions of International Organizations: Shanghai Cooperation Organization, League of Arab States
Pavilion of Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Theme: World Harmony Begins in the Neighborhood
Pavilion Day: June 15
Here is a western-style structure inlaid with a Chinese antithetical couplet featuring the theme World Harmony Begins in the Neighborhood. Its exterior design, full of dynamism and energy, inspires imaginations of people cheerfully dancing and stepping forward to Shanghai hand by hand. Inside, the walls and the dome unfold a magnificent scene of sunrise and rosy glow, symbolizing a bright and promising future of SCO.
Highlight 1: The birth place of SCO - Yi Xing Pavilion of Xijiao State Guest Hotel Shanghai is presented.
Highlight 2: The 11.1-meter-long golden relief on the floor records the milestones in SCO's history and exhibits territories of its member states.
Pavilion of League of Arab States
Theme: Ancient & Modern Life of the Arab City: One Language, One Civilization, 22 Cities
Incorporating 22 stands, the pavilion present the image of ancient and modern Arab cities and the Arabs' aspirations for the future, focusing on various aspects of life in ancient cities including culture, architecture, lifestyle, natural resources, trade and economy. It depicts the urbanization progress of 22 ancient cities and the influence of historical changes in the Arabian life.
Highlight 1: Posters, books, PPT presentations, movies and internet access are provided to introduce the activities of the LAS.
Highlight 2: A discussion Session/Lecture around “The Arab City & Urban Development” are organized.