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‘Please help save the world.’

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The call from all generations was clear: ‘Please help save the world’, as the biggest climate change summit in history COP15, opened in Copenhagen on December 7th 2009. All around the world, global warming has become an international problem which if, all generations won’t act together, will cause disasters and hazards across the world.

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Plastic Bags without Handles still Generate Plastic Waste!

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After the government budget of 2008-2009 all plastic bags from any type of shop were taxed by 18 Euro cents. Recently some shops started offering the more friendly bio-degradable ones but even these are taxed.

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Our Heritage

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As a part of my Systems of Knowledge project, I decided to focus on Environment by performing voluntary work at ‘Din L-Art Ħelwa’. As I reflect back on my cherished experience held during these preceding months I can indeed reckon how valuable it was. During my participation with ‘Din L-Art Ħelwa’, I experienced solid values.

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Organic or Non-Organic?

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Farming is one of the jobs practised in most countries around the world.  There are countries where most people still practise traditional farming.  Usually these farmers are poor and use the basic materials to help them with their work.  In developed countries, one finds two types of farming practices.  For the past forty years or so, many farmers started to use synthetic chemicals as fertilisers and pesticides to improve their produce.

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Not in My Backyard Syndrome: Do you really want to do something about it?

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When you say that something should be done, and you absolutely say it with determination, and someone asks you to install something in your house you reply with a ' Why me? Why doesn't the government do something about it?' So it means that any action can be taken without disturbing anyone. And it obviously can't happen that way.

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