Nicosia Environment and Recycling Festival 2018 to take place May 12

The eighth Nicosia “Environment and Recycling Festival” is taking place on May 12, at the Acropolis Park, in Strovolos town.

The festival, organized by Green Dot Cyprus, aims to highlight how recycling contributes positively to protecting the environment and improving the quality of our life and health.

Activities for healthy eating and working out for the young and the elderly will also take place during the Festival.

Kiosks from various organizations will be set up and visitors will be able to collect information on a variety of environmental issues.

There will be space games, jugglers and clowns and other activities for the children as well as music and singing shows. Moreover people will be able to see how traditional products are made, such as halloumi cheese and pastellaki.

Speaking during a press conference on Thursday, Vice President of Green Dot Board, Marios Hadjigavriel, said that good quality of life is achieved through recycling.

Antonis Kountouris, a Councillor at Strovolos Municipality said that the Festival helps to shape a culture on recycling and each year the results are even more encouraging.

Petrolina Administrative Consultant Georgia Lefkariti said that the company supports the Festival for the eighth year as its major sponsor in order to raise awareness on environmental issues.

A number of companies and organizations are also sponsoring the Festival.

Source: Cyprus News Agency