10 June 2009
Mr. Iyadh Labbane addressing participants at climate change briefing
In keeping with the spirit of World Environment Day, staff from UN agencies operating in Tunisia, as well as staff of the United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) in Tunis, gathered at the Africa Hotel in Tunis on 10 June 2009 for a briefing about climate change and how to deal with its effects. Mr. Labbane Iyadh, president of Changement Climatique et Développement Durable and Mr. Nejib Osman, director at the National Agency for Energy Conservation (ANME), spoke to the participants, moderated the session and responded to staff inquiries. The information discussed at the briefing will be used to develop a joint programme on climate change.