August 2, 2022
MEDASSET’s mission to Tunisia with CNN Greece that resulted in the in depth news report “Mission to Tunisia: Saving dolphins, sea turtles and other vulnerable species though the Medbycatch project” was awarded the Gold Prize for “Best International Reporting” at 2022 Digital Media Awards in Greece.
The news report and relevant video was created by the journalist Kostas Pliakos and the fotoreporter Lefteris Partsalis and coordinated by MEDASSET- Mediterranean Association to Save the Sea Turtles and SPA/RAC. “Mission to Tunisia” sheds light on the issue of bycatch of vulnerable species during fishing and presents the conservation efforts undertaken in the framework of MedBycatch project.
If you have not yet seen the awarded video, please see it below.