February 8, 2021 – The Colombia Pavilion and other nations
celebrated the Seven Wonders of Nature at Expo 2020 Dubai. A symbolic marker is
unveiled to connect and show the distance between Colombia Pavilion and the
Amazon, which Colombia shares with its neighbors Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador,
Guiana, Guyana, Perú, Suriname and Venezuela. The Amazon, one of the seven
wonders of world is the largest rainforest in the world representing 42% of the
total Colombian territory and is also recognized as the lungs of the world.
This marker showcases Colombia as a mega
diverse nation with multicultural, high biodiversity
regions featuring unique attributes and a natural ecosystem.