FAA condemns PA decision over Gharb fireworks factory approval
The NGO said that the PA ignored all warnings of land conservation and environmental value
Fisherman warns of major catastrophe from land reclamation
Fishermen fearing that land reclamation plans may have a direct impact on their livelihood have expressed disappointment at not being consulted by the government on its plans.
‘Enough is enough’: Graffitti makes call for national protest for the environment

Call to arms for residents associations, NGOs, farmers and workers to join 7 September demonstration in Valletta to present list of demands on state of...

Call to arms for residents associations, NGOs, farmers and...

7,000 enforcements and counting…

Six main take-aways from the Planning Authority’s latest annual report

Six main take-aways from the Planning Authority’s...

NGOs file court appeal to stop Dwejra restaurant development

€3,000 were donated by the general public, helping BirdLife and other NGOs...

€3,000 were donated by the general public, helping...

At blistering 37.8 degrees, hottest ever June recorded in Malta since 1923

  June heat makes waves and breaks records

  June heat makes waves and breaks records

Malta with one of EU’s lowest rates of female farm managers

Along with the Netherlands, Denmark and Germany, Maltese women managing...

Along with the Netherlands, Denmark and Germany, Maltese...

Business booming for batching plants, yet few have environmental permits

Demand for tarmac in Malta is increasing due to infrastructural projects. But only five out of scores of Maltese batching plants are covered by an...

Demand for tarmac in Malta is increasing due to...

'Malta faces unique agricultural challenges' - EU Agriculture Commissioner

European Agriculture commissioner in Malta to discuss the CAP and challenges to small states

European Agriculture commissioner in Malta to discuss the...

Commissioner Vella dodges questions over turtle-dove listing

European Commissioner for the Environment Karmenu Vella dodged questions from...

European Commissioner for the Environment Karmenu Vella...

38 local organisations benefit from free training by NGO platform

Terra Firma Collective launches free manuals for NGOs, tailor-made for Maltese...

Terra Firma Collective launches free manuals for NGOs,...

Update 2 | BirdLife refuse to boycott board over bird laws as could be ‘counter-productive’

Five eNGOs boycott climate action board in protest at proposed law to facilitate the possession of protected birds  • Astrid Vella...

Five eNGOs boycott climate action board in protest at...

The year ahead in 2016: Climate change

‘We need to start acting on the root causes of climate change, now’ - Martin Galea De Giovanni, director Friends of the Earth Malta

‘We need to start acting on the root causes of...

The year ahead in 2016: Environment and governance

‘We must tackle the scourge of bad governance’ - Ralph Cassar,...

‘We must tackle the scourge of bad governance’...

In 2015, removing the ‘E’ from MEPA

The demerger risks undermining any influence environmental experts have on the planning process.

The demerger risks undermining any influence environmental...

In 2015, new policies opening the ODZ floodgates

Roofless and long-abandoned countryside ruins can now be transformed into...

Roofless and long-abandoned countryside ruins can now be...

Looking back at 2015: The year of the green awakening

A cold shower to activists, but the ability of civil society to set in motion a...

A cold shower to activists, but the ability of civil...

In 2015, a Pyrrhic victory for hunters sent warning signs to the political establishment

The hunting lobby won the referendum but the season was subsequently stopped three days early after a kestrel was shot in the yard of a private school. 2,000...

The hunting lobby won the referendum but the season was...

BirdLife insists new legal amendments will weaken hunting regulations

BirdLife Malta says that the government’s statement claiming that the...

BirdLife Malta says that the government’s statement...

Updated | WBRU denies reduction of penalties for illegal possession of protected birds

BirdLife Malta condemns proposed legal changes that would subject people in possession of protected birds to lower fines and legalise possession of protected...

BirdLife Malta condemns proposed legal changes that would...