Posted by: Agence Tunis Afrique Presse

The first edition of the International Dates and Palm Trees Forum is due on September 12-14 in Tozeur.

The event will he be held by the Confederation of Tunisian Citizens Enterprises (French: CONECT) and the Pole of Djerid in collaboration with the German Agency for International Co-operation (GIZ), a CONECT press release Wednesday said.

This event falls in line with the development of the dates sector and aims to provide stakeholders with an additional opportunity to voice their concerns.

This first edition, which will showcase dates and by-products, will be a platform for exchange and networking between economic operators that also involves national and international partners.

The event will also see the participation of senior officials, leading Tunisian and foreign experts, professional organisations and concerned institutions.