A policy prohibiting ODZ fuel stations should be implemented at once

Eleven NGOs are indignant at the Planning Authority’s failure to revise the current fuel stations policy and at comments indicating that, when revised, the new policy might still allow ODZ fuel stations. The lengthy saga concerning the highly controversial 2015 Fuel Service Stations...

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Significant win in the fight against the db Group project on the ITS site

Today’s decision of the Environment and Planning Review Tribunal is a significant win in the fight against the monstrous db Group project on the ITS site. Whilst we express our disappointment with the Tribunal’s decision to uphold the permit given by the Planning Authority (PA), we positively...

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[WATCH] Intervista mix-Xgħajra dwar ir-reklamazzjoni tal-art

Intervista mix-Xgħajra dwar ir-reklamazzjoni tal-art Attivist tal-Moviment Graffitti ġie ntervistat fuq TVAM mix-Xgħajra dwar ir-reklamazzjoni tal-art. “L-ewwel ħaġa rridu nifhmu eżatt xi tfisser ir-reklamazzjoni tal-art. Hawnhekk qegħdin ix-Xgħajra, qegħdin naraw il-blat, il-baħar. Dan...

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Rebħa importanti għal moviment magħmul minn għaqdiet, Kunsilli Lokali u residenti

Nilqgħu b’sodisfazzjon kbir id-deċiżjoni tal-Ministru Konrad Mizzi li jirtira l-avviż għat-trasferiment tal-art lill-Grupp Corinthia. Filwaqt li nifhmu li din mhijiex rebħa finali, għaliex in-negozjati mal-Corinthia se jerġgħu jibdew mill-bidu, din xorta tibqa’ rebħa importanti għal moviment...

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Xgħajra land reclamation will have a devastating impact on nature and residents

Moviment Graffitti would like to reiterate its position that it is against any form of large-scale land reclamation that may be planned for the locality of Xgħajra and the surrounding coast. The reasons for this are that any form of land reclamation will have devastating and irreparable impacts...

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Communities come together to request urgent Corinthia debate

A large number of NGOs, residents’ groups and three Local Councils have written to the Honourable Alexander Muscat, Chairman of the Environment and Development Planning Committee, requesting an urgent meeting of the Committee to discuss the imminent concession of title, land and environmental...

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Laqgħa mir-residenti tax-Xgħajra dwar ir-reklamazzjoni tal-art

Laqgħa mir-residenti tax-Xgħajra dwar ir-reklamazzjoni tal-art Dalgħodu ġiet organizzata laqgħa bejn ir-residenti tax-Xgħajra u tal-irħula viċin ix-Xgħajra, fejn ġew diskussi l-passi li għandhom jittieħdu bħala komunita' biex jinħareġ appell iktar b'saħħtu kontra l-proposta...

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Corinthia deal - land grab for a horrendous project

Moviment Graffitti is strongly opposed to the proposed deal that would gift public land to the Corinthia group for real estate development and two hotels. The proposed deal is intrinsically wrong, on every level. It would give away public land, a rare and precious resource in a small country...

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[WATCH] Xtra dwar l-għotja t’art pubblika lill-Corinthia

Rappreżentant tal-Moviment Graffitti kien fuq il-programm Xtra fejn ġiet diskussa l-kwistjoni tal-għotja t’art pubblika lill-Corinthia. ARA l-programm sħiħ fil-vidjo. -------------------------------- Aħna dan narawh bħala serq ta’ art. Il-Corinthia se jkunu qed iħallsu għaliha,...

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10/01/2019 Migration

[WATCH] Intervista TVAM dwar is-salvataġġ ta’ persuni fil-baħar

Attivist fil-Moviment Graffitti ġie intervistat fuq TVAM dwar il-kwistjoni tal-persuni li damu kważi tlett ġimgħat bejn sema u ilma wara li ġew salvati mill-għarqa. ------------------------------- Aħna ninsabu fi qbil li r-responsabbiltà mhijiex waħda Maltija biss imma hija waħda...

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08/01/2019 Migration

People are more important

Joint NGO Press Conference We are appalled beyond words that, after 18 days of negotiations, 49 men, women and children remain stuck on a boat within sight of the Maltese shore. In spite of countless calls for solidarity, European Member States have not managed to find a diplomatic...

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[WATCH] A full year after the promised review, the fuel stations policy did not change

A year has passed from the Environment's Minister declaration that the 2015 Fuel Service Station Policy is wrong and needs to be revised. This policy incentivizes massive commercial complexes, under the guise of fuel stations, on agricultural and natural land designated as ODZ. Although the...

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Calling on the Government of Malta to Open Port for Safe Disembarkation of 49 Refugees and Migrants

49 refugees and migrants remain stranded in the Mediterranean. To date, no member state has stepped up and assumed shared responsibility for refugees and migrants saved at sea. The lack of solidarity among Member States is not only disappointing, but also demonstrates a disturbing disdain for...

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Mass Objection to Rabat Valley Promenade

More than 1,100 people have objected to plans to build a new promenade overlooking Ġnien Ħira valley close to the Roman Villa in Rabat. The Transport Ministry proposal includes a belvedere, street furniture and parking spaces along a newly-widened Triq l-Għexierem and Triq it-Tabija, taking up...

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Objection to Gheriexem Development

The siege on trees and agricultural land seems to be continuing unabated - this time in Gheriexem Road. The proposed development would lead to the cutting of trees and the taking up of agricultural land to make way for a promenade and parking space. Send your objections to this senseless...

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