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Handy Dumping Site?

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Enjoying the sun under the umbrella, during my summer holidays, reading a book and sipping cold lemonade is a relaxing moment for me. That is – until I smell smoke of something being burnt nearby.  Being absorbed in the story, at first I ignore it however, soon enough I can hear the fire engines alarm approaching our street.    This is a frequent ritual that happens in our street mostly during summer. 

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Green or Red?

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We all need homes to live in.  But are we living in environmentally friendly homes?  If  we go from one room to another in our homes, we are likely to find things that are not so eco-friendly like having a fan on with windows closed or water from the shower going literally down the drain instead of saving it to be used for other purposes.

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Green Key Eco Rating Programme

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What is the Green Key Eco Rating Program? The Green Key Eco-Rating Program is a graduated rating system designed to recognize hotels, motels and resorts that are committed to improving their environmental and economic performance.

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Environment and Animal Welfare

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Students from the first year of the secondary school at St Monica School Gzira have prepared a report to highlight current global issues about the environment and animal treatment. The report covers four areas being Endangered species, Treating animals with respect and Cars, Air Pollution and Health.

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Din l-Art Helwa

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As part of my Systems of Knowledge Project I had to choose from three areas of experience. As I am really fascinated by history and the beauty of nature, I decided for an environmental experience. To achieve the objectives of this project I joined “Din l-Art Helwa”, an NGO that promotes the conservation and protection of historical buildings as well as the importance of the floral and faunal communities.

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