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The sad story of the sienja – or wind powered water pump – in Malta

submitted by St. Augustine College : Jake Zammit  for 11-14
campaign: YRE Entry
dissemination(s): Exhibited at Action Planet exhibition, newspaper, other, school magazine, school media
filed under Articles
awarded: Finalist, HSBC Award

This article by Jake Zammit (Year 9 – St. Augustine College, Pieta’) talks about the plight of the sienja – or wind powered water pump – in Malta. A number of farmers and several entities were contacted regarding the topic. Gepostet von Grupp Eko Skola. Kulleġġ Santu Wistin am Samstag, 31. März 2018

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Clean Seas

submitted by St. Augustine College : Neil Bezzina  for 11-14
campaign: Litter Less Campaign Entry
dissemination(s): newsbook.com.mt and school campaign/ College Celebration Day, other, school media
filed under Video Clips
awarded: 2nd place Litter less Campaign

A video produced by Neil Bezzina (Year 10) as part of the St. Augustine College, Pieta’ 2018 Litter Less Campaign. This project discusses the issue of marine litter: its extent, people’s opinion about the matter and the effect it has on marine life. It aims to promote more awareness about the problem so that we can all enjoy our seas and beaches.

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Operation BOB

submitted by St. Theresa College Middle School Birkirkara : Alishia Stone, Leeroy Bonnici, Nicole Caruana, Olivia White Snow Liliana Francalanza  for 11-14
campaign: Litter Less Campaign Entry
dissemination(s): Malta Clean Up Facebook Page, other
filed under Articles
awarded: Participation

Our school has come up with the initiative to promote less plastic usage among Bikrkirkara market users. This initiative was named Operation BOB, where BOB stands for Bring Own Bag. On a Wednesday morning, the EkoSkola committee visited the local market, distributed these bags and also created awareness about the harmful effects plastic is leaving behind.

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Textile Trash

submitted by Our Lady Immaculate : Mirane Farrugia  for 11-14
campaign: Litter Less Campaign Entry
dissemination(s): website
filed under Photos Reporting photo
awarded: Commended

Photo that represents textile being dumped outside

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Microplastics…Major Hazard

submitted by Immaculate Conception School Tarxien : Cortis, M'Therese, Mifsud, Nicole, Pavia, Selina  for 15-18
campaign: Litter Less Campaign Entry
dissemination(s): school media, website
filed under Video Clips
awarded: 2nd place Litter less Campaign

What are microplastics? Where do they come from? Which products contain microplastics? What are their risks and what can we do? This video was produced as part of the Litter Less Campaign being carried out by Immaculate Conception School, Tarxien. It investigates the issue of microplastics so as to raise awareness about this problem.

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