In response to the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic in Malta in March 2020, the Maltese health authority’s directives were to stay at home as much as possible possible and to avoid contact with other people so as to reduce risks. For this reason, Aġenzija Żgħażagħ’s regional service in Gozo embarked on an initiative called ‘Youth of Gozo’.
Some of the aims of this initiative were:
In all 68 young people participated in this project.
The decision to take these narratives and put them to print was taken to preserve them as a legacy for future generations of young people interested to learn how their predecessors lived through these times.
Youth in a time of Covid-19 – Creative Pursuits of Young People in Gozo was launched on 11/8/2020 to coincide with International Youth Day 2020.
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