Contest for the Fight against Plastic Waste
Within the framework of the proclamation by President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali announcing that the year 2005 is the national year of fight against plastic waste, the National Agency of the Environmental Protection (ANPE) organized a contest for the Tunisian journalists working in the various media institutions related to environment. <i>La Presse</i> reports that the candidates can submit a copy of their articles or audiovisual material for the contest to ANPE as of July 29. The results of the contest, in which the prize for the winner is set as 2,000 dirham, will be announced at the end of year 2005.
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