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An Eco-Friendly Church

submitted by St. Augustine College : Ian Massa, Jean Luca Mercieca  for 11-14
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We are two students who attend St Augustine’s College, Pieta’. A few months ago, we decided to enter the Ekoskola group in our school. We were given the opportunity to write an article about the possibility of installing solar panels on church property. Several stakeholders were contacted and a number of suggestions were put forward.

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Animals have a life too

submitted by Saint Francis Secondary, Sliema : Donna Deguara, Shania Marie Spiteri  for 11-14
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We have chosen to investigate animal abuse since we would like to raise awareness about this issue, as we think it is a huge problem. Unfortunately in the past few months there have been many cases of animal abuse in Malta.

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Animal Abuse in Malta

submitted by Saint Francis Secondary, Sliema : Tamara Buhagiar  for 11-14
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“If you don’t like pictures of animal cruelty being posted on social media, you need to help stop the cruelty, not the pictures. You should be bothered that it’s happening, not that you saw it” (Marie Sarantakis). These strong words surely hit you like a cold shower. However they are the real, harsh truth. Animal abuse is becoming a serious problem in society today. We constantly find articles and pictures on social media which bother us for many reasons. Therefore, I am writing this article to raise awareness about this issue.

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The effects of waste on land, air, and sea

submitted by Saint Francis Secondary, Sliema : Aquilina Nicole, Borg Chloe, Briffa Shania, Debono Maria Milagros, Galea Vida, Vella Marea  for 11-14
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Our group carried out this research about waste, because we have been experiencing waste-related problems in Malta for a long time. Waste and Pollution are a problem at sea and also on land, and they also affect the air. They affect the health of human beings and result in animals and plants becoming extinct.

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Domestic violence and how it can be prevented

submitted by Saint Francis Secondary, Sliema : Attard Raphaela, Azzopardi Brooke, Briffa Cristabelle, Mitchell Jade, Monseigneur Francesca  for 11-14
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Did you know that every 20 seconds someone becomes a victim of domestic violence? Domestic violence is a serious problem worldwide and one of the main causes of death, especially of women in the developing world. Therefore, we decided to focus our investigation on domestic violence, to determine whether Maltese people are aware of this problem and whether it is an issue in Malta.

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