The Mediterranean Weightlifting Confederation held its Congress in Tunis on 28 February, one day before the Mediterranean Cup. Dr. Maurizio Lo Buono, the President of the MWC gave a details report to the delegations and expressed his appreciation regarding the record number of the participating countries. 14 MFs participated in the Congress: ALG, BIH, FRA, EGY, ESP, GRE, ITA, LBA, MAR, MLT, SLO, SRB, TUN, TUR. Among other topics, the delegates discussed some changes for the future and confirmed that the next Cup will be organized in Italy.
The Mediterranean Fair Play Award of 2013 has been assigned to Ms. Eva Moska, IWF Development and Education Director with the unanimous decision by the Mediterranean Fair Play Commission and Executive Board.