EXPO 2016 Antalya will host many theme gardens representing city and and county municipalities from around Turkey as well as the country gardens to be constructed by 51 foreign countries.
“Turkey theme gardens” are being set up in line with the ‘Green Cities’ themes of EXPO 2016 Antalya. Istanbul, Ankara, Antalya, Konya and Hatay Metropolitan Municipalities and Battalgazi Municipality from Malatya, Burdur Governorate and 10 county municipalities from Antalya will introduce Turkish culture, history and the natural beauties of their regions through their gardens.
As countdown to the opening of EXPO 2016 Antalya has started, the
number of countries having signed the participation agreements reached
51. According to International Exhibitions Bureau (BIE) data, EXPO 2016
Antalya will become the A-1 category EXPO with the highest participation
after the Osaka botanic EXPO organized in 1990 in Asia.
EXPO 2016 Antalya will open its gates on the evening of April 22nd in
the presence of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, and attendance is
increasing day by day. The countries that have agreed to participate
Sudan, South Korea, Pakistan, Georgia, Turkmenistan, Kenya, Yemen,
Nepal, Mauritania, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, China, Japan, Guinea,
Senegal, Niger, Palestine, Bangladesh, Kosovo, Qatar, Madagascar,
Netherlands, Burundi, Eritrea, Union of Comoros, Zimbabwe, Azerbaijan,
Moldova, Benin, England, Ghana, Hungary, Italy, Somalia, Sri Lanka,
Thailand, India, Myanmar, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Uganda, Democratic
People’s Republic of Korea, Ethiopia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Ukraine,
The Republic of South Africa, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo,
Germany, Serbia, Bulgaria.
Unofficial participants at EXPO 2016 Antalya are Hong Kong, Chinese Taipei and Russian Cultural Association.
Kazım Aydın, General Secretary of the EXPO 2016 Antalya Agency,
highlighted the considerable attention with regards to country
participation in EXPO 2016 Antalya and said “It is gratifying to have
such a high number of countries participating”.
Aydın pointed that the countries will enrich EXPO 2016 Antalya and
stated that participants will make a permanent promotional investment by
having the opportunity to reach millions of people from different
countries through their gardens in EXPO 2016 Antalya.
HIGHEST PARTICIPATION IN OSAKA, 1990
According to the International Exhibitions Bureau (BIE) data, the
highest participation in the history of A-1 category botanic EXPOs was
achieved in Osaka, where 78 countries participated in 1990.
The Lisinia Project to fight the drying up of Burdur Lake will be featured at EXPO 2016 Antalya.
The project, deemed worthy for display among 521 projects within the scope of the “Best Urban Practices” event, matches the sub-themes of History, Biodiversity, Sustainability and Green Cities of EXPO 2016 Antalya, and will be exhibited within a garden established inside the area. The project, developed by Burdur Provincial Food, Agriculture and Livestock Directorate and Global Environment Organization (GEO) under the aegis of the Burdur Governorate, aims to prevent the drying of Burdur Lake against by promoting lower water consumption.
“Kids Street” has been set up by Esenler Municipality inside the EXPO 2016 Antalya exhibition area, which is preparing to open its gates on April 22nd with the “Flower and Child” theme. Street plays that are about to be forgotten will be performed in the street and instructive and fun activities will be organized for children.
Kazım Aydın, General Secretary of the EXPO 2016 Antalya Agency, said that they are planning to form a platform to popularize this project. Aydın: “We hope that this kind of street where our children can play with safety can spread all over our country”.
EXPO 2016 among the participants in Antalya, Italy continues to work to build a 850 square meter garden. Italy Country Commissioner Dr. Aniello
Musella, as well as the plants in the garden, many activities will be
established by specifying the "famous Italian director of film
screenings will also be conferences and workshops. But all of them next to the Italian typical food pizza, pasta and coffee will have the chance," he said. Turkey's
first expo EXPO 2016 in Antalya while the countdown to the opening of
the exhibition will open in the pavilion area and excitement at its peak
in the country, which will set up the garden. work also continues apace in Italy pavilions. Italian Foreign Trade and Promotion Agency of studies examining over Italy Country Manager and Commissioner Dr. Aniello Musella, received information from the technical team that carried out the work.Study of rapid progress and Italy said they would make the garden ready for opening on April 22, Dr. Musella,
Italian famous landscape architect of the gardens and the concept of
the project was prepared by Giuseppe Lunard said SERVALLI is designed by
Italian architect Marco. Dr. Musella, "Pavilion's design is very simple, yet extremely reflects the Italian style. We organize them will have many amenities. Garden pavilion is the most important part. Inside the pavilion there will be many events", he said.
INTERACTIVE GAMES FOR CHILDRENItaly,
the garden will be established as part of the EXPO 2016 Antalya,
educational, prepared by Italian experts, it is preparing to host
children with didactic and interactive games. Gardening children and families to visit with maps of hiking trails in
the garden, plants and be able to obtain information about tree
species.Italy Country Commissioner Dr. Aniello Musella pavilion of 130 square meters of event space will include specifying said;"Screening for children will be, because here the kids focus. Famous Italian director will also be film screenings. Conferences
and workshops will be in Italy next to them but with all the typical
food of pizza, pasta and coffee will find the chance to taste. Children, there will be chocolate. Accompanied by the young university also guide the children outside Italy will organize trips to get to know more closely. "
ALL CROPS were imported from ItalyEXPO
2016 Antalya between cypress trees, lemon trees, bougainvillea and
roses kind consisting of one hundred percent said they will join their
Italian plants and flowers Dr. Musella, "everything including the plants were brought from Italy. the associations in Italy have a long discussion about it. all plants in Italy will take part in this project, they've grown from their own fields. For example, in Tuscany, a very important center for the production of plants such as Sicily, we brought you here. Currently continues planting, "he said.
Scores of countries are preparing to host visitors in gardens reflecting their individual cultures at EXPO 2016 Antalya, which will open its gates with the “Child and Flower” theme on April 22nd.
There are several ambitious gardens inside the site, including the 3,150 square meter Chinese garden called “Moon’s Jewel”. This garden was completed in three months by a 30-member staff from China and takes inspiration from the classical gardens of Suzhou. China’s history and rich horticulture will be on display.
Friendly relations between South Korea and Turkey go back a long way, so South Korea is one of the countries that stood alongside Turkey in its first EXPO. South Korea's ‘Shore Garden’ stands on 1,400 square meters and devotes one corner to explaining the friendly relations between Turkey and South Korea.
Sudan is maintaining its garden inside the EXPO 2016 Antalya exhibition center and has built a Sudan House that symbolizes the green world that will be passed on to future generations. Georgia will participate in EXPO with their Batum Botanical Garden, which has a history of 120 years. Nepal is constructing a Himalayas garden with a “Smart Children: Green Cities” theme that will be the largest garden of the exhibition at 3,600 square meters.
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2016 Antalya Agency's 41st Annual Meeting of the Board of Directors of
Food, Agriculture and Livestock Minister Faruk Celik was in the
of Steel, planned to be completed until April 1, the project and said
that completion of the construction works outside the tower. Minister of Steel, reminding ticket sales with campaign will continue
until April 23 of "our citizens to obtain tickets within 20 days 10 and $
20 tickets I want to emphasize once again that they can provide," he
EXPO 2016 Antalya Agency Board of Directors at the Ordinary Meeting of
the Aksu district of Antalya in 2016 and was held at the Press Center
Exhibition Hall VIP. Food, Agriculture and Livestock Minister and the EXPO 2016 Antalya
Agency Chairman Faruk Celik, the Secretary-General was greeted by Kazim
Aydin and board members.
Board of Directors makes a field trip in the buggy before the meeting
with Minister of Steel and Board members were first visited the
Children's Science and Technology Center. Ministers received information by examining the voice and moving dinosaur models placed in front of the steel center. Minister of Steel and his entourage then watched 3D glasses digital film. Minister
of Steel and then asking the simulator to see the members of the press
who follow him once they got on well with the simulator. Steel Minister then studied the various test areas and earthquake
simulator located in the Children's Science and Technology Center.
PROJECT AND WORKS COMPLETEDAs of today, the EXPO 2016 project and Steel Minister said, explaining that completion of the construction works;"All the work has been completed on the outside of the tower. Today I have the opportunity to visit a part. We heard a great satisfaction to see that the whole work should be finished by the end of April 1 as planned. About
unfortunately experienced some towers, it was our desire mAdIğImIz
problems quickly, but it also has confirmed the company will eliminate
about about towards the end of next week. Hopefully
next week at the end of the tower, landscaping, we have entered a
period where the disposal of the environment problem. Thus, we can easily express the overall project and construction work is finished as outside of the tower. " 47 COUNTRY PARTICIPATION AGREEMENT SIGNEDSteel
Minister also informed about the work that the vegetation in the area, a
total of 25 thousand trees and shrubs he planted 165 thousand, 365
thousand square meters, said the germination work is done. Participants
also shared the latest information on the countries of the Minister of
Steel, "there are Participating countries have made agreements in 47
countries. a few others I hope that continuing negotiations in the coming weeks. Thus the belief that we will find we are in 50 countries, "he said. 650 THOUSAND TICKETS SOLDTicket Campaign in the comments about the Minister of Steel said;"We should start a campaign about the Ticket management decisions we have taken on board. That campaign ended as of today. According to figures 5 and I got the last ticket sold at $ 10 per 650 thousand units, we have seen that no tickets are sold. In the coming period will sell tickets until April 23 as 10 and $ 20. After April 23 and 30, and ticket sales are $ 60, will have taken a new shape. For him, again through you with all citizens of our citizens to obtain
tickets in the 20 days 10 and $ 20 tickets I want to emphasize once
again that they can provide. "Minister
of Steel finally thanked the public media and describing the EXPO 2016
Antalya to spend day and night a success of this international event the
Board of Directors.