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Students turn spotlight on Mental Health

submitted by Cospicua Malta St. Margaret College Secondary School Verdala : Grazia Magro, Yasmine Grima  for 15-18
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): GEW school conference, newspaper, other, school magazine, school media, website
filed under Articles
awarded: Commended

World Mental Health Awareness Day is celebrated every year on the 10th October and St. Margaret College Verdala School Queen’s Young Leaders Group assembled with their group founder teacher, Martin Azzopardi to raise awareness about mental health during the school morning assembly.

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Recycling Costume Competition

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The students were encouraged to use recycling material to build their carnival costume. A competition amongst all the classes (40 classes in) was organised in the main school hall.

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Raising awareness about poverty in Uganda while proposing practical solutions to Missio Malta in aid of Ugandan children

submitted by Cospicua Malta St. Margaret College Secondary School Verdala : Riley Micallef, Ylenia Saliba  for 15-18
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): GEW school conference, newspaper, other, school magazine, school media, website
filed under Articles
awarded: Commended

Every year a group of students from St. Margaret College Senior Secondary School joins Missio Malta to raise a charity fund campaign in aid of poor countries. This year Missio Malta is holding a charity fund campaign in aid of Uganda and Vietnam plus other poor countries.

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The Carob Cemetry

submitted by St Michael School St.Venera : Timothy Cerovac  for 11-14
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): school magazine, school media
filed under Photos reporting-photo
awarded: Commended

‘The Carob Cemetry’, that was our reference to the visit we recently had in Wied Ghollieq limits of San Gwann and Msida. This article is about the number of carob trees, some of them old that have been removed because of the building of the Kappara Junction. It seems they were removed not when a tree should be uprooted and planted somewhere else, and also uprooting seems that was carried out not in a professional way. It is unfair that these old carob trees had to be removed for the building of a new road. We all know that the carob trees are protected by law. According to the legal notice 12 of 2001 which is about trees and woodlands states that the carob tree is one of the protected trees. There are fines related to the removal of such trees which is 24,000 euros for each tree that has more of 10 years of age. From the photos taken we are assuming that they have more of 10 years due to its trunks. In addition to the above one ends up with few questions; Were they removed at the best time? Is the goverment going to take the responsability for this? Is the law enforecement for everyone? However we definetely need more awareness about such situations.

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Let’s recycle clothes!

submitted by Maria Regina College Middle School Naxxar : EkoSkola Committee  for 11-14
campaign: litter-less-campaign-entry
dissemination(s): school media
filed under campaigning-photo Photos
awarded: Participation

This activity involved a sports activity using recycled clothes.



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