Podcast special: Inside Expo 2020 Dubai – A window into the future of our planet (Part 1) –

01342 332000
In the first of a special two-part podcast episode, edie goes on an exclusive, behind-the-scenes tour of Expo 2020 in Dubai, discovering how the six-month-long World Expo is redefining sustainable mega-events and creating a positive legacy for people and planet.
Edie Newsroom
Published 28th January 2022
Login or register for unlimited FREE access.
Login Register
Spanning 4.38
IOS Devices:
Android Devices:

Whether you’re a business leader, climate expert, environmental professional, youth activist  – or just someone with a passion for all things sustainability and climate action – this podcast is for you! edie’s long-running Sustainable Business Covered podcast is dedicated to the people and projects across the world that are transforming business, for good.
In this special two-part episode, edie is given unrivalled access to Expo 2020 in Dubai, which hosted the UN’s Global Goals Week (15-22 January 2022). Under the theme “connecting minds, creating the future”, the Expo is a global gathering which is running from 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022.
In the first of this two-part episode, edie’s content director Luke begins his tour by speaking with the Expo’s chief of staff Nadia Verjee, who discusses how this mega event is using the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a framework to drive global awareness of climate action. 
Then, Luke meets John Bull, director of the Expo’s state-of-the-art Sustainability Pavilion, for an interactive tour of the site which has been built to the highest possible standards of sustainable architecture.
Part 2 of this special episode is streaming now, featuring exclusive interviews with Expo Live’s senior vice president Yousuf Caires and John Bull, director of the Expo’s state-of-the-art Sustainability Pavilion. Click here to stream Part 2. 
The COP26 Covered podcast is available to listen to on iTunes and Spotify, or bookmark this page to see the full list of podcast episodes as they appear. 
Have a question about this podcast or a suggestion for future episodes? Get in touch at
View all of edie’s Global Goals content here, and discover how your business can accelerate progress towards each of the 17 Goals in our dedicated SDG Spotlight report series here.
edie staff
Words Edie Newsroom
Published 28th January 2022
© Faversham House Ltd 2022 edie news articles may be copied or forwarded for individual use only. No other reproduction or distribution is permitted without prior written consent.
Please login or Register to leave a comment.
Most Read
Kate Raworth: Net-zero is not enough, businesses must shoot for net-positive
Taking place TOMORROW: edie’s 45-minute online masterclass on hydrogen
Ben & Jerry’s pilots regenerative agriculture scheme to cut dairy farm emissions
Just 10 brands account for half of Britain’s packaging litter, survey finds
Barclays and Standard Chartered shareholders reject climate plans
Our stories are always evolving. To make sure you don’t miss out be sure to subscribe for updates
Windsor Court
Wood St
East Grinstead
RH19 1UZ
01342 332000
© 2022 edie


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *