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YRE 2019 RESULTS

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Congratulations to all of our winners in the Young Reporters For The Environment (YRE) programme, run in New Zealand.  Keep New Zealand Beautiful is the national operator for this internationally accredited competition which is run under the Foundation For Environmental Education banner (FEE).

The NZ YRE Jury, which composed of experts in the fields of journalism, photography and Environmental Sustainable Development, met at the Keep New Zealand Beautiful offices in the first week of September to review the submissions and determine the winners. Members of the jury included TV Journalist and KNZB Ambassador Melissa Chan-Green, Environmental Photographer Jacki Key, Creative Director Media Studies at University of Auckland Folko Boermans, and Corporate Affairs Manager at Mars NZ Victoria Hamilton.

The YRE National winners will receive a place in the National YRE Winners Workshop which will be held at The University of Auckland in November, as well as prizes from YRE sponsors Mars Wrigley Foundation, University of Auckland, Kathmandu, Ideal Cup, Go Bamboo, Lily Bee, Kai Carrier, Hoyts and Ecostore.

ARTICLE: 11-14 YEARS

1st Place

To Waste Our Life

Ariana Hunt

Whangaparaoa College

2nd Place

Is New Zealand Really as ‘Clean and Green’ as we Think?

Aanya Naidu

St Cuthbert’s College

3rd Place

Plastic! – Not so Fantastic!

Rosie Arrillaga and Neve Sparks

South New Brighton School

 

Article: 15–18 Years

1st Place

No placing

2nd Place

No placing

3rd Place

No placing

Honourable Mention

Acting for the Environment

Jax Halliday

Rangi Ruru Girls’ School

 

Photograph 11-14 Years

1st Place

The Earth Through the Eyes of the Sea

Ishita Barot

St Cuthbert’s College

2nd Place

DROWNING

Cassie Manuatu, Kayla Kerapa and Chelsey Gosling

Maeroa Intermediate School

3rd Place

No placing

Honourable Mention

A Plastic Ocean

Shanaiya Singh-Ali and Bella Fairbairn

St Cuthbert’s College

Honourable Mention

The Choice of Plastic

Queena Jin

St Cuthbert’s College

 

Photograph 15-18 Years

1st Place

Sustainable Surfer Seeks Waste at Sumner

Claudia O’Shannessey

Rangi Ruru Girls’ School

2nd Place

Time to Get Around to Repurposing or Reusing Old Tyres for Good

Macy Neale

Rangi Ruru Girls' School

3rd Place

Intoxicated Actions

Jessica Chen

Avondale College

Honourable Mention

WARNING: Traffic ahead!

Malisha Munidasa

Avondale College

Honourable Mention

Small but Deadly

Alice Yu and Christine Yu

Avondale College

 

Video 11-14 Years

1st Place

Not Just A Dream

Kano Sugawara

Whangaparaoa College

2nd Place

For Mother Nature

Weiyi Jiang, Charlotte Entwisle-Phillips and Chris Weal

Maeroa Intermediate School

3rd Place

No Placing

Honourable Mention

Being Eco Friendly

Hannah Wilton and Brooke Whitaker

Seatoun School

Honourable Mention

Let’s All Kick Litter into Touch!!

Toni-Louise Cochrane, Pippa Stone and Ella Strange

Putaruru College

Honourable Mention

Life in a World of Plastic

Ciara Wynn

St Cuthbert’s College

 

Video 15-18 Years

No awards given in this category

 

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