Expo 2020 Needs 30,000 Dubai Volunteers to Help During Six-Month Event

Want to be a part of a history-making event? Well, here’s your chance to get in on all the Expo 2020 Dubai action as an ambassador for the UAE.

Expo 2020 Dubai has launched a search for more than 30,000 volunteers who will be the ‘face’ of the largest global gathering ever to be staged in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. The six-month event kicks off on 20th October, 2020, with the 3-year countdown starting now.

Volunteer for Expo 2020 Dubai

From October 20 onwards, anyone interested in volunteering opportunities with Expo 2020 Dubai can visit

Here’s what’s you should know…

  • More than 45 types of volunteering roles will be available, from welcoming guests and guiding them around the Expo districts to managing events
  • All nationalities, ages and backgrounds are encouraged to apply
  • Volunteers can participate in Expo events leading up to 2020, as well as brainstorming sessions that could see their ideas included in the event plans
  • 25 million visitors from around the world are expected to descend on Dubai for the six-month event
  • Expo 2020 will require 16 million volunteering hours across 173 days

Celebrate Expo 2020 this weekend

Thousands of people will be bringing their families down to The Beach JBR on Friday, 20th October (starting from 4.30pm) for a FREE action-packed afternoon of live music, Expo-themed activities and a 6-metre high zip line. You can find more details here