Young Reporters for the Environment (YRE)

Young Reporters for the Environment (YRE) is a programme designed for students with the aim of carrying out investigations on local environmental issues & propose solutions through investigative reporting & photojournalism. You can learn more about it here: https://www.yremalta.org/

The Grade 6 Young Reporters at St Joseph Junior School Sliema are doing their investigative work around the island and are participating in this programme by sharing their powerful messages through photography (see caption underneath each photo):

“Sliema rooftop views ~ cranes, pollution and dust” – Lara May Sacco – 6 Beta
“Earth is our home – Let’s save it” – Nina Gatt Grade 6 Alpha

What was once a field full of beautiful grass, trees and flowers, workers are now digging it up and the field has been turned into a pile of construction rubble and concrete.
‘We can’t do it alone but together we can save the world’
– a series of photos taken by Francesca Grech, Khloe Camilleri and Kirsten Salomone – Grade 6 Alpha