The Rainforest Seeds mark the beginning of the life cycle in the rainforest. Its dispersal by animals, insects, water, wind and rain ensures that this humble seed generates and continues to build a vital eco-system on which millions of people depend.
The Malaysia Pavilion, whose design is inspired by the Rainforest Seeds, provides a taste of the nation’s efforts and achievements.
Like the rainforest itself, which is home to rich biodiversity, the Malaysia Pavilion symbolises Malaysia’s diverse cultural heritage, reflected across a canvas of multi-ethnic sights, sounds, tastes and flavours as a tribute to the rich dynamism of the nation.
“Our Home – For Now and the Future” (Diversity of Malaysia)
“Our Home” describes a country where the balance between sustaining the environment, and the need for progress as well as modernity is placed in the hearts and minds of the visitor from the very beginning.
“Haven of Biodiversity” (Protect and Preserve)
The importance of preserving tropical rainforests and the rich Malaysian biodiversity so as to ensure a sustainable ecosystem for future generations.
“Seeds of Change” (Present and Future)
Amplifies how the seeds of the Rainforest have changed the economy of this nation, and the livelihood of its people. The future of industries is powered by innovation. Cultivated forests and plantations provide the raw materials via R&D that has significantly powered the world. The world’s consumption is balanced with sustainable efforts on our part.
“Colours of Malaysia” (Music, Arts, Culture)
The “Malaysia Truly Asia” spirit, the fun side of Malaysia experienced through its Food, Music, Culture, and Multi-ethnicity. There will be cultural performances, traditional games, arts, live demonstrations, musical shows and education programmes.
Visitors will also be able to savour a selection of Malaysian culinary delights at a dedicated F&B area. This will create a memorable end to a beautiful and enlightening journey.