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Shift to Glass

submitted by ALP Paola : Liam Cremona  for 15-18
campaign: litter-less-campaign-entry
dissemination(s): school media
filed under campaigning-photo Photos
awarded: 2nd place Litter less Campaign, Best YREstayshome Award, Finalist, YREstayshome International Award

People look in a mirror to see a desired reflection of themselves. The plastic bottle is looking at the mirror knowing that the right choice is being reflected back as a glass bottle.



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Applied Science CCP students create awareness about the risks of extra sugar in our daily diets

submitted by St Margaret College secondary school Verdala : Bonnici Raiza, Decelis Luca, Knaan Gaze, Zammit Kaylon  for 15-18
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): newspaper, school magazine, school media, website
filed under Articles
awarded: Commended

A group of Applied Science CCP students launched a project to create awareness about the risks of extra sugar in our daily diets. Students found that extra sugar in our daily diets has many negative health effects.

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Fast Fashion

submitted by Sliema St Joseph Senior School : Amy Cassar, Hannah Cachia, Katya Vassallo  for 11-14
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): school media, website
filed under Articles
awarded: Commended

The article discusses the definition of fast fashion and why it is called so. It explains why fast fashion is a topic that needs to be given more attention by highlighting its dangers through an overview of the materials used and the process. Moreover, it looks at a way forward by suggesting what can be done by us as students and the population in general.

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Taste the flavour

submitted by DINGLI PRIMARY : MAYA BUGEJA  for 7-10
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): College Social Media, other, school media, website
filed under reporting-photo
awarded: YREstayshome

It is wonderful to be able to pick olives from the olive tree and eventually taste the flavour of freshly pressed olive oil! There is nothing quite like eating fresh, seasonal and local produce!

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EVeryday

submitted by Our Lady Immaculate : Jerushia Sladden  for 11-14
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): school media, website
filed under Articles
awarded: YREstayshome

Every day, I rewatch the process of how from a single plastic, I became a blue swimsuit made out of polyester. The preoccupation in my mind of the shredded plastic bottles, the endless yelling that I heard from my fellow friends and the pain that I felt while I was wrapped up in cellophane. Where am I going? in what country? what universe I’m going into? I can still hear the squeaking seperations between the clear and coloured plastic bottles. Them yelling in pain, as if it was the last time they were going to see each other. How about the agony that I felt while I was being bathed in that burning water and the torture of the label getting detached of my body. The dizziness that I had after being rotated in drums for about, what it felt 10 hours. When I opened my eyes, I found myself,

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