Recycling plastic bottles
Recycling plastic bottles is crucial for a number of reasons. In today's world, where plastic consumption is at an all-time high, recycling plastic bottles is an easy and effective way to reduce the amount of plastic waste that ends up in landfills and our natural environment. Here are some...
Conference on Good Friday Heritage
During a short meeting last year, the Southern Regional Council recognised the huge cultural history, love, and passion for the cult of Good Friday and Easter week. For this reason, it was decided that this matter is further researched and it is here that the idea of an informative Good Friday...
New Electric Vehicle for Better Accessibility in the Communities of the Region
The Southern Regional Council will be benefiting from funds to buy a new electric vehicle for better accessibility in the communities of the region through the Community Projects Scheme funded by LESA.
Good Friday Conference – Tinsmith
Our final speaker was Mr Sebastian Aquilina who is one of the last tinsmiths on the island. Mr Aquilina has inherited this trade from his father and brothers. A tinsmith is a person who deals with tinware to create day to day objects. In Malta the tinsmith is directly related to...
Good Friday Conference – Lace Making
With Mrs Anna Maria Gatt we spoke about Maltese Lacemaking and its usage during Holy Week celebrations. Maltese Lace is distinguished by the term ‘Bizzilla’. This particular craft flourished in Malta towards the middle of the 17th century. Genoese lace makers were brought to Malta in...
Good Friday Conference – Salt Drawings
The second interview during this year’s conference that was held at Bottega San Giorgio in Qormi was the Marsa Pageant Group. A representative from this group explained to people attending the conference that the Marsa Pageant Group organises the Marsa Pageant in the streets of Marsa. ...
ENVIRONMENT, SOCIAL, CULTURAL, SPORTS AND WELLBEING PROJECTS AND INITIATIVES
Waste management services coordination
COORDINATION WITH MINISTRIES, GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS AND ENTITIES
FACILITATE THE WORK OF LOCAL COUNCILS
PROFESSIONAL ASSISTANCE TO LOCAL COUNCILS
ASSISTANCE TO LOCAL COUNCILS IN FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES
Manage our resources wisely and work effectively so that we can provide a professional service to the Local Councils and communities within the Southern Region. We believe that when we work together as a team, we are able to reach common goals and objectives, with the intention of making a difference in the lives of the residents in our communities.