World Wetlands Day 2010 -- Tunisia

09/02/2010

From: Faouzi Maamouri [Fmaamouri@wwftunis.org]
Sent: Saturday, February 06, 2010 11:41 AM
To: 'Deni Porej'; LANDENBERGUE Denis; 'Paolo Lombardi'; Christoph Stein; 'Chantal Ménard'; Francesca Antonelli; 'Irene Mosqueira'; Anne Remy; KIBATA Cynthia; BAMBA Abou; HAILS Sandra; PECK Dwight; CYBELE Cathleen
Cc: Badreddine Karoui; 'sami dhouib'; 'Ghofrane trabelsi'
Subject: the world wetland day in tunisia

To celebrate, the world wetland day, WWF Tunis office and the DGF organised two days event on the 2 and 3 February 2010, to the Tunisian media in korba lagoon in Tunisia. More than 20 journalists coming from different media: TV, Radio, And press attend this event, The participants received different communication about the implementation of Ramsar convention in Tunisia , the Tunisian wetlands conservation…, and they spent one day visiting two wetlands sites in the region, the Ramsar site of korba lagoon and the new potential ramsar site of the Barrage sidi abdelmonem. The event was fully covered by the media, Please find some example: 3 mn on the national news at 20:00 on the National TV Two national Radio covered on life on the 2 February 2010-02-06

Three local radio covered the event on life during the field visit

http://www.africanmanager.com/articles/126327.html
http://actualites.marweb.com/tunisie/politique/ramsar-21-zones-humides-tunisiennes-supplementaires-en-mars.html
http://www.tap.info.tn/fr/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=11586&Itemid=99999999
http://www.lapresse.tn/index.php?opt=15&categ=3&news=109790
http://www.lapresse.tn/index.php?opt=15&categ=3&news=109790
http://www.webmanagercenter.com/management/article-86232-tunisie-environnement-l-appel-au-secours-des-zones-humides

http://www.africatime.com/tunisie/nouvelle.asp?no_nouvelle=506729&no_categorie=
http://actualites.marweb.com/tunisie/politique/ramsar-21-zones-humides-tunisiennes-supplementaires-en-mars.txt
http://fr.allafrica.com/stories/201002040644.html

we continue collecting the coverage and will let you know.

Faouzi Maamouri
Head of WWF Tunis office

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