Dubai Expo 2022 - travel blog

UAE Year of the 50th: The Golden Jubilee

The year 2021 marks the 50th year since the unification of the seven Emirates under one flag – the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The ‘Year of the 50th’ represents a historic, defining moment in the UAE’s journey after the declaration of its union in 1971. The yearlong celebrations have been officially underway since April 2021 and are expected to last until March 2022.