This is not an environmental policy. This is showboating
I like trees and all that, but the extension to the Ta’ Qali national park is like fixing a leaking submarine hull with a packet of chewing gum
Updated | Malta registers second-highest carbon emissions in EU in 2018
While the EU has registered an average decrease of 2.5% in CO2 emissions, Malta’s carbon emissions have increased by 6.7% in 2018
NGOs condemn PA’s ‘COVID-19 crisis’ extension of development permits for construction industry

10 environmental NGOs condemned the decision to extend development permits valid until 2022 for another three years

10 environmental NGOs condemned the decision to extend...

Pandemic restriction on movement leading to reduced pollution levels

More people at home, less cars on the road. And the air pollution levels...

More people at home, less cars on the road. And the air...

Public domain: disused Coast Road tract excluded despite environmentalists’ request

The decision to restrict public domain status at Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq has disappointed environmentalists who had proposed the entire stretch of...

The decision to restrict public domain status...

February drought piles more pressure on Maltese farmers

Lack of precipitation will lead to a decrease in the quantity and quality for...

Lack of precipitation will lead to a decrease in the...

Explainer | Ticking waste bomb: Why does Malta need an incinerator, and why are farmers angry?

The unforeseen expansion of the Magħtab landfill is a stop-gap measure in a race against time for Malta’s ticking waste-bomb. But farmers are expected...

The unforeseen expansion of the Magħtab landfill is a...

NGOs condemn Maghtab extension, say sacrifice of arable land is 'obscene'

Fifteen NGOs say that flagship projects should be planned in a way to minimise, not encourage, the take-up of agricultural land and similar resources

Fifteen NGOs say that flagship projects should be planned...

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...

How bird-ringing maps the travels of winged creatures

BirdLife Malta ringing scheme ends its 50th anniversary with a first ringing...

BirdLife Malta ringing scheme ends its 50th anniversary...

KSU slams ‘non-transparent’ Sadeen deal

Student body says transfer of ODZ land to Jordanian construction company is...

Student body says transfer of ODZ land to Jordanian...

Irregularities in Zonqor project entrenched mistrust in government - FAA

After Parliament's decision regarding Zonqor point, Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar said that the public has been deprived of its land

After Parliament's decision regarding Zonqor...

Front Harsien ODZ: government failed environmental and governance tests

Government's gift to Sadeen approved through terrible governance, Front Harsien ODZ says

Government's gift to Sadeen approved through terrible...

Birdlife launches book on history of ornithology in Malta

New publication reveals the rich history of bird study in the Maltese Islands

New publication reveals the rich history of bird study in...

Paris Summit will make poor countries pay for crisis they did not cause – Friends of the Earth

Friends of the Earth say that the Paris Agreement falls short of adequate plans

Friends of the Earth say that the Paris Agreement falls...

Brincat says ‘historic’ climate change deal presents real chance to curb emissions

Environment minister Leo Brincat praises Malta’s important role in historic Paris pact but says limiting global warming to 1.5C above pre-industrial...

Environment minister Leo Brincat praises Malta’s...