An international conference and exhibition center. The complex comprises four main sections: the Senegal pavilion, funtioning as the entry hall; seven regional pavilions, used for exhibitions; expostion halls surrounding the main pavilion; and, the congress center, which consists of the conference hall and offices. A series of pedestrian walkways and ramps connect the various buildings. The complex is a combination of partially open and fully enclosed structures. The complex is a modern facility with design elements inspired by African traditions.
Source: Aga Khan Trust for Culture