Age Group: 19+

Pesticides…Danger in a bottle but safe in my food?

submitted by Maria Regina College Dun Manwel Attard Young Adult Education Resource Centre : Harrison Bugeja  for Age Group: 19+
dissemination(s): other, Our Resource Centre Facebook Page, website
filed under Photos
awarded: Best Entry, WER Award

Nowadays most farmers use more pesticides on crops to destroy insects, weeds, fungi, bacteria, and other things that feed on crops and spread diseases among others. Farmers are determined to gain profit as much as possible. Therefore they make sure that they get the crop yield they desire without considering the consequence of disregarding the harm they are causing to the environment and to consumers indirectly.



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Beside but not Inside!

submitted by Maria Regina College Dun Manwel Attard Young Adult Education Resource Centre : Fathalla Saliba  for Age Group: 19+
dissemination(s): website,other,Our Resource Centre Facebook Page
filed under Photos

Some people instead of throwing their rubbish in the skips, choose to throw their waste next to them. A lot of people are lazy to manage waste appropriately thus creating an eye sore to the environment.



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Killing Me Softly!

submitted by Maria Regina College Dun Manwel Attard Young Adult Education Resource Centre : Jeremy Mifsud  for Age Group: 19+
dissemination(s): website,other,Our Resource Centre Facebook Page
filed under Photos

Smoking is killing approximately a person every eight seconds. It does not only affect the health of the smoker but also the persons next to him or her. Nonetheless, it also affects the environment badly. So, why don’t we take a global action?!



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A Journey through Time

submitted by Maria Regina College Dun Manwel Attard Young Adult Education Resource Centre : Gabriel Zarb  for Age Group: 19+
dissemination(s): website,other,Our Resource Centre Facebook Page
filed under Photos

Through time, this building has lost its purpose and left abandoned in the countryside. This machinery has rusted over a period of time and deteriorated as a result of the chemical reactions that occured between itself and the surrounding environment. These are causing bad effects on the environment.



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Killing the Living

submitted by Maria Regina College Dun Manwel Attard Young Adult Education Resource Centre : Chiara Sciortino  for Age Group: 19+
dissemination(s): website,other,Our Resource Centre Facebook Page
filed under Photos

A lot of pesticides are being used to kill the so-called harmful insects in order to grow the lovely crops. In reality, what’s taking place is that the pesticides that are being sprayed on these crops are ending up in the humans’ digestive system. Such pesticides are not only destroying little creatures but also human beings.



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Clean Air for People!

submitted by Maria Regina College Dun Manwel Attard Young Adult Education Resource Centre : Alessia Kniep  for Age Group: 19+
dissemination(s): website,other,Our Resource Centre Facebook Page
filed under Photos

The air that people breathe in is not clean air. Thus, some individuals have to receive a supply of oxygen from an inhaler in order to survive. On the other hand, there are others that couldn’t care less about smoking and is indirectly affecting other peoples’ health.



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Take Action to Save Earth!

submitted by Maria Regina College Dun Manwel Attard Young Adult Education Resource Centre : Kelly Ciappara  for Age Group: 19+
dissemination(s): website,other,Our Resource Centre Facebook Page
filed under Photos

One third of the food produced is wasted or lost. As a result, uneaten food ends up in incinerators rather than in composting and so it leads to the creation of additional pollution. On the other hand, one person out of nine still does not have sufficient access to food today. So, we should act fast and promote ways to reduce food waste in the first place.



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Stairway to Heaven

submitted by Maria Regina College Dun Manwel Attard Young Adult Education Resource Centre : Harrison Bugeja  for Age Group: 19+
dissemination(s): website,other,Our Resource Centre Facebook Page
filed under Photos

This bulky iron staircase was thrown away in the countryside and left to corrode in the environment as opposed to being disposed of properly, in a civic amenity site.



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All wrapped up

submitted by Dun Manwel Attard Young Adult Education Resource Centre Maria Regina College : Nathan Aquilina  for Age Group: 19+
dissemination(s): school-media
filed under Photos

Another example of rubbish being thrown outside, hence impacting our nature.



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Eating others’ leftovers

submitted by Dun Manwel Attard Young Adult Education Resource Centre Maria Regina College : Sefora Apap  for Age Group: 19+
dissemination(s): school-media
filed under Photos

The photo illustrates a person trying to have lunch in a park. However it is obvious that the view is far from scenic.



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