85 schools rewarded for their environmental achievements

85 schools across Malta and Gozo celebrated the strides they are making to bring children closer to nature through Bird Life’s One World environmental education program.

This program is open to all students in schools from kindergarten to high school.

In the primary sector 42 schools were awarded the Gold Award, eight schools were awarded the Silver Award, one school received the Bronze Award and another received a special award for nature-based learning initiatives. Five schools were awarded the Blue Banner – an award for schools that have won the Gold Award three years in a row.