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Beijing's green display

Updated:2008-03-26
Beijing's green display
Opening Ceremony

(BEIJING, March 26) -- On Tuesday morning, the "Green Olympics -- From Concepts to Action" Touring Photo Exhibition held its grand opening ceremony in front of the Beijing Lufthansa Center. The exhibition features over one hundred placards complete with information regarding the steps China took in order to ready itself for the Olympics in an environmentally-friendly manner.

The entire exhibition is divided into four categories that help visitors understand how Beijing prepared for the Games while embodying the concept of a "Green Olympics." Through pictures, charts, and detailed explanations about technological advances, the touring exhibition seeks to display Beijing's steps in creating a suitable, green environment in which to host the Olympics. In order to better help guests understand the information presented, high-tech devices, including electronic guidebooks, are also available.

Beijing's green display
International guests are attracted by the exhibition.

Through the exhibition, visitors can better understand the harmonious relationship between man and nature, the advantages to environmental protection and healthy living brought about by advances in technology, and the steps that Beijing took to become a more environmentally-friendly city as well as the successes of those endeavors thus far.

Beijing's green display
"Green Olympics—From Concepts to Action" Touring Photo Exhibition sign in Lufthansa Center

The free "Green Olympics -- From Concepts to Action" Touring Photo Exhibition will remain at the Lufthansa Friendship Shopping City from March 26 to March 30. From April 2 to April 6, the exhibition will be shown in Wangjing; from April 14 to 18, it will be housed in the Capital Tower; from April 26 to 30, the Jingyuan Lufthansa Center; and in the beginning of May, interested persons should head to Shinkong Place to see the display.

Representatives from BOCOG and other relevant organizations attended the opening ceremony and toured the exhibition.

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