Xenia Loizidou of AKTI Project and Research Centre, a MarLitCy partner, spoke about the MarLitCy project, plastic waste and its impacts on the marine environment on CYBC yesterday, as part of the weekly broadcast 'Spiti Sti Fisi'. You can watch the video below (in Greek)
As part of the project activities, a stakeholder perception survey was implemented across the island between the months of November 2014 and January 2015. The survey aimed to record the perceptions from key actors and project target groups regarding the issue of marine litter: where it can be found, what it is made of, which are its sources, what are the solutions and who is responsible for implementing them. The report will be available on the project website soon. Some key findings were reported in 'Politis' newspaper on Saturday 14 March 2015. You can read the whole article below (in Greek).
Xenia I. Loizidou, from AKTI Project and Research Centre, was a guest this morning at Astra Radio where she spoke about marine litter, its effects on the marine environment and human health, and presented the MarLitCy project. You can hear the interview, given to Journalist Elpis Georgiou during the morning show 'Proini Ekdosi' (Morning Edition) here, from minute 41:00 to 52:00 (in Greek):
Using marine litter as a peace-building tool to enhance cooperation and dialogue in Cyprus