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The University of Malta invites you to apply to participate in a national workshop for citizens.
Date: Saturday 5 December 2015
More than 1000 citizens around Europe will meet to create visions for the future during December 2015. The aim is to collect citizens’ visions of Malta or the world in 20-30 years. These visions will later be presented to scientists and policy-makers and serve as a baseline to develop future research programmes.
Attendance is free – lunch and refreshments will be provided throughout the day.
Please feel free to pass on this info to anyone who you think may be interested in attending.
Citizens from Gozo will have their ferry expenses refunded on the day against the relevant receipt.
On the initiative of europe direct information centre of Victoria Gozo, in collaboration with the European Parliament Office in Malta and Ta’ Pinu Sanctuary, a biblical garden was inaugurated on Thursday, 5th November 2015 on Ghammar Hill, Ta’ Pinu, Gozo as part of a project co-funded by the European Union.
Forty two, carob, pomegranate and fig trees were planted in the area of the 4th station of the way of the cross, trees which are mentioned in the bible. The rector of Ta’ Pinu Sanctuary, Reverend Gerard Buhagiar, spoke about the project plan which he has for the area of Ta’ Pinu sanctuary and the surrounding area. This biblical garden can be enjoyed by people who can stay in silence to reflect and pray in the midst of nature.
A programme of activities was held to mark the installation of Xewkija's new Archpriest Mgr. Daniel Xerri. He proceeded the Rotunda Church in Xewkija in a processional march accompanied by Prekursur Band of Xewkija and Victory Band of Xaghra.
This followed by a short ceremony on the church parvis which included various speeches, including one by Mayor Mr. Paul Azzopardi and a concelebrated mass led by Bishop Mgr. Mario Grech.
Aqra mieghi / Read with me is a programme designed for 3 year old children or under and their parents/guardians. During this programme which is being conducted by Agenzija Nazzjonali tal-Litterizmu (Education Ministry) and Centru tal-Litterizmu (University of Malta), children will learn to appreciate more the joy of reading with the help of games and different activities.
All sessions, which will be held in Xewkija Primary School on a weekly basis are FREE and will start on Friday 23rd October at 10.30am.
Pilot Project- Performance Management Programme- Study visit and Training in Norway.
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- Visit to Comune di Modica
- Meeting with Ragusa Mayor
- Sicily Tour
- Summer Courses
- Works on Triq San Bert
- Beheading of St. John the Baptist Feast
- New Archpriest for our village
- Local Council Tour to Sicily
- Fiori d'Argenta
- Fiori d'Argenta Reminder
- Fiori d'Argenta Launch
- Gaulitana a Festival of Music
- Embellishment works in Triq il-Hamrija Playground
- LEAP Office in Xewkija
- Mothers' Day outing
- Puttinu FunWalk
- Centre for the elderly in Xewkija
- Carnival 
- Invitation to Single Parents in Gozo
- New Public Toilets