Russia at the UN General Assembly will make a bid for the right to host EXPO 2025

© Photo : press service of the Russian pavilion at EXPO-2017Екатеринбург presented in Astana bid for the right to host EXPO 2025Russia at the UN General Assembly will make a bid for the right to host EXPO 2025© Photo : press service of the Russian pavilion at EXPO-2017

The head of the bid Committee EXPO-2025 Alexander Chernov will make a bid to host the world Expo in Yekaterinburg delegates to the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly and the leadership of the UN Secretariat, said the bid Committee.

«On Thursday, September 27, Director General of bid Committee EXPO 2025 Alexander Chernov will make a bid to host the world Expo in Yekaterinburg delegates to the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly and the leadership of the UN Secretariat. The reception and presentation will take place at the headquarters of the United Nations in new York,» — said in the message.

Representatives of 193 countries, members of the Alliance, will demonstrate a master plan for the Russian EXPO 2025 and the concept of heritage — the «smart city» that will be created at the venue with the most advanced technologies. The theme of the Russian bid is «Transforming the world: innovation and a better life for future generations.» Her idea is to find answers to the key questions of our time – how to transform human life through innovative solutions.

«I still have 12 years before the completion of the programme of the United Nations «Seventeen sustainable development goals» to be completed by 2030. Year of EXPO 2025 will be one of the important semantic points on this path, and for the UN and for the world. We believe that the legacy of the EXPO, which will be created by joint efforts of peoples, will go beyond national borders and will serve all of mankind» – are reported words of Chernov.

Also, the reception party is planned the participation of the permanent representative of Russia to the UN, Vasily Nebuni and other members of the Russian delegation. It is noted that in the period from 24 to 28 September on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly the delegation of the bid Committee EXPO-2025 conducts a number of bilateral meetings.

In may 2017 Russia has applied to host the world universal exhibition «EXPO» in 2025. City-the candidate has been chosen in Yekaterinburg. Competitors of the Ural capital are Osaka and Baku. The decision on winner will be made at the 164 th session of the General Assembly of the International exhibition Bureau on November 23, 2018 by secret ballot. EXPO 2025 is planned for the period from 2 may to 2 November 2025.

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