Gaia Cauchi the winner of Junior Eurovision 2013 along with her team have received the Gieh ir-Republika today in Malta. Gaia received the award from the Maltese Prime Minister with Matthew Mercieca, Elton Zarb and Gillian Attard. The awared is the highest that any civilian in Malta can receive.
Gaia is the first Maltese artist to win any Eurovision contest. She won the contest in Kiev with the song “The Start”, her performance can be seen below: