News Local 300,000 trees for Limassol initiative to hold first meeting

300,000 trees for Limassol initiative to hold first meeting

The citizens initiative group 300,000 trees for Limassol will hold its first public meeting at the Pefkios  Georgiades  amphitheatre at TEPAK (Cyprus University of Technology) on Thursday, September 12 at 6 pm.

The meeting aims to brief the public on the aims of the group and to discuss tree planting in the Limassol district.

It will also aim to set up volunteer groups to achieve the target.

The meeting is supported by the Sustainable Laboratory of TEPAK.

Similar initiatives are underway in other towns — 300,000 trees in Nicosia, 100,000 trees in Larnaca and 100,000 trees in Paphos and they are working in coordination.

Read more



Previous articleIndian Vegetarian Food Festival
Next articleSykopetra

Top Stories

WHO reports record daily increase in global coronavirus cases

The World Health Organization reported a record increase in global coronavirus cases on Sunday, with the total rising by 230,370 in 24 hours. The biggest...

Seven new Covid-19 cases on Sunday

  Seven people have tested positive for coronavirus after 1176 tests, the Health Ministry said on Sunday. Five of the new cases were detected from 301...

Nicosia: Biker in critical condition after collision

  A 19 year old biker is in critical condition in hospital after his bike was involved in a collision with a car on Nicosia's...

Yellow alert for third day in a row

  The heat wave is set to continue tomorrow, with the Met Office issuing yet another extreme high temperature warning -- the third in a...

Any prospects for resumption of Cyprus talks would require termination of Turkish provocations

    Any prospects for the resumption of UN-led talks for a settlement to the Cyprus problem would require the termination of the Turkish provocative violations...


Kolokasi (Taro Root)

Ingredients: (Serves 4) 1 kg kolokasi (taro) root ½ kg pork (lean belly pork or shoulder) cut into large cubes 6 tbsp olive oil 1 head of fresh celery,...


Moungra is a traditional Cypriot mezze which consists in cauliflower pickled in fermented bread dough and typically served as an appetizer or meze. It...

Cheesy Eggplant Rolls

Ingredients 4 Eggplants 2 tbsp olive oil 1 chopped onion, 2 grated carrots 1 garlic clove (sliced) ¾ of the cup finely chopped canned tomato, ½ ts sugar 1 ts oregano 2 tbsp...

Black eyed peas with chard (Louvia me laxana)

Ingredients: 2 cups black eyed peas small lemon (juice) + 1 tsp lemon zest 1 bunch Cypriot chards olive oil & lemon for serving salt & pepper Method: Step 1 Put the...