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Trashless nature

submitted by Saint Monica Birkirkara : Sadie Micallef  for 11-14
dissemination(s): website
filed under Photos

It is against the law to throw rubbish in fields, but some people do not listen.You can never enjoy nature without seeing some trash laying around.I think the government should handle this solution by appointing people [for example wardens] to check these places out and give the people who threw trash a fine.They also could put some recycling bins next to the field.I would really like to see the government do a big effort about this situation and maybe we can finally enjoy nature without any trash.

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Food is Precious, Don’t Waste it

submitted by San Gorg Preca College Ħamrun Secondary School : Andre Caruana, Daniela Vella, Faith Vella, Jordan Grech, Kim Debono, Kurt Vella, Martina Pace, Noah Roberts, Sheriseann Mifsud  for 15-18
dissemination(s): radio, school magazine, school media, tv, website
filed under Video Clips
awarded: Best Entry, WasteServ Award, WER Award

  The title itself explains itself on the importance to be responsible and sustainable on the food that we consume as it is indeed precious! The school’s EkoSkola Committee are taking part in the WasteServ School-Community Link Project – Promoting a Zero Waste Society in which through this and two other video in collaboration with the Video Production House Striped Sox, we are promoting the reduction of food waste and how to avoid it. This by creating awareness and also, giving tips and solutions on this. The EkoSkola team are also working on the We Eat Responsibly Project with this same theme of food waste which is being tackled via the production of a recipe booklet Sustainable Cooking including tips and ideas to preserve food and avoid wasting it as well as recipes of leftover food. The link to the video:

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Have you got green fingers?

submitted by St Monica School Birkirkara : Petra Sant and Martha Perici Ferrante  for 11-14
dissemination(s): newspaper, website
filed under Articles

One of the few places in our school which hasn’t yet been utilised, is the roof on top of the science lab. This will not be for long though, since a Roof Garden is being constructed. PARKS organisation has donated four different kinds of seeds to our school, namely, cypress, oak, pine and Guda’s tree seeds. These have sown by the Eco Skola members in each primary classroom and by the Form 1 and Form 2 girls in the Secondary. Eventually, when the seeds grow into plants, they will be transferred to the Roof Garden.  

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Beauty and the Beast!

submitted by St Thomas More College Secondary School St Lucia : Nicole Zammit  for 15-18
dissemination(s): school media,other,School Facebook Page, School Noticeboard, Monitors
filed under Photos

Nature’s beauty catches one’s eyes amongst the rubbish left in the country. If these flowers could speak for sure they would give us a lesson to be more conscious of keeping the environment clean. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder!

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We also have a car to stay in the shade!

submitted by St.Thomas More College Secondary School Santa Lucia : Kelly Grech  for 11-14
dissemination(s): school media,other,School facebook page, school notice board
filed under Photos

Time for our Sunday Picnic! We have a choice of furniture where to put our food and drink and the lovely view of a block of flats!

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