Transport | Few concrete measures to reduce car dependency in Budget
€100 million for road building, €1 million for urban gardens
Gentrification and creating green spaces for Valletta on Climathon agenda
Valletta local council hosts hackathon of sharing ideas on gentrification and climate gentrification, greening of open spaces and affordable social housing=
The air that we breathe

Sometimes we do not realise just how disturbing and stressful it is to see rows of cranes, ravenous bulldozers crushing their way through neighbourhoods and...

Sometimes we do not realise just how disturbing and...

‘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...

Environmental groups say public’s right to nature is under threat

Environmental groups rally as Commission threatens nature laws

Environmental groups rally as Commission threatens nature...

BirdLife warn against touching baby sparrows

BirdLife issue guidelines on how to best handle young sparrows. 

BirdLife issue guidelines on how to best handle young...

The natural park carrot for the ODZ university stick

Finding themselves on the receiving end of Joseph Muscat’s carrot and...

Finding themselves on the receiving end of Joseph...

Villa Bonici owners to propose development brief

In February 2014, the MEPA board turned down an application for 188 apartments...

In February 2014, the MEPA board turned down an application...

Site for American University pre-selected, alternatives to be discussed in EIA

MEPA: American University site “deemed acceptable” after preliminary assessment

MEPA: American University site “deemed...

That last chance

During the ECJ hearings spring hunting was stopped. There were no cries of “collective punishment”; no talk on “possible legal...

During the ECJ hearings spring hunting was stopped. There...

Developers’ hunger for Ghadira a 20-year saga

In 1997, MEPA said the Costa del Sol development was outside development zones...

In 1997, MEPA said the Costa del Sol development was...

Busbesija shooting range proposed to MEPA in 2012

Shooting range at Busbesija was submitted as screening application to MEPA...

Shooting range at Busbesija was submitted as screening...

Dear Joseph, natural parks are not bargaining chips

The Prime Minister plays a deceitful game by using a natural park in the south...

The Prime Minister plays a deceitful game by using a...

Let’s Do It Malta organizes national clean-up on Saturday 9 May

Environmental NGO organizes nationwide clean-up on Saturday 9 May 2015

Environmental NGO organizes nationwide clean-up on Saturday...

GreenPak registers another record recycling performance for 2014

GreenPak is on the forefront advocating the concept of Extended Producer...

GreenPak is on the forefront advocating the concept of...

Dwejra boathouse saga betrays MEPA’s contradictory policies

20 boathouses regularised in 2008, 17 similar applications rejected in 2010,...

20 boathouses regularised in 2008, 17 similar applications...