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Press Conference on 6th December 2018

The second press conference was organized by LIFE Cyclamen project, which chose to present project RELIONMED as one of the co-funded LIFE projects. The event took place on the 6th of December 2018 at the University of Cyprus. Representatives from all local Mass Media participated in the event and had an opportunity to learn more about the environmental issue caused due to the invasiveness of lionfish, and how we, at RELIONMED project, aim to tackle it. After the completion of the lecture, the participants had an opportunity to taste the lionfish cooked and served in various ways and took as souvenirs earrings and letter openers made with lionfish spines.

Press Conference on 15th June 2018

On the 15th of June 2018 the first press conference of the RELIONMED project took place at the University of Cyprus. Representatives from all the project’s partners participated in the event. Lectures on the lionfish and the aims targeted through the project were given and the participants had an opportunity to watch a demonstration on how to safely handle the lionfish, how to prepare it and how to cook it. Samples of cooked lionfish were given to all representatives and everyone commented on the tasty flavour of the fish.