Tokyo will enter the spotlight on Friday 23 July 2021 as the much-awaited Tokyo 2020 Olympic & Paralympic Games Opening Ceremony gets underway.
Whilst thwarted with the set-back of a global pandemic and postponed by a year, and going ahead without spectators, these Games will have a heart and soul like no other.
Behind the scenes culture and tradition have influence advanced technological solutions and the contributions of an entire community coming together to make this Games truly special.
Tokyo will host an event showcasing model solutions for global sustainability challenges that will have long lasting positive impacts for the city and the rest of the world.
Under the theming ‘Better Together- For the Planet and the People’ Tokyo 2020 games has addressed sustainability at every level. From the Olympic venues to the Olympic medals themselves there is so much more to these games than meets the eye.