Feedback to Public Consultation on the Rural Policy Review

We have presented our feedback on the Rural Policy Design Guidance, that has led to several outrageous projects, to the PA.  Read the full feedback here : __________________________________________________ Since its introduction in 2014, the Rural Policy Design Guidance has proven...

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Residents 'will not give up' in fight against AUM extension

Residents and activists met in Cospicua on Sunday to protest plans by the American University of Malta to extend its footprint at the Senglea waterfront as they gear up for a Planning Authority hearing on the development on Thursday. The protest is one of a series of activities led by the...

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'Balluta Bay under siege', activists and councils warn

Balluta Bay would be rendered useless if it is transformed into a berthing place for a private ferry, activists and two local councils have warned. Addressing a joint press conference in Balluta on Saturday, 10 NGOs together with the St Julian’s and Sliema councils insisted the application...

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Keith Schembri: The Icon of a Shady System

The sordid stories revolving around Keith Schembri’s involvement with Yorgen Fenech’s 17 Black and energy procurement are a mere reminder that the Maltese political system is drowning in same dirty money that finances it. At the same time, Schembri is not simply an “allegedly corrupt”...

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Full Support to Cottonera Residents in their Struggle Against AUM Extension

Moviment Graffitti has reiterated its support to the residents of Senglea, Cospicua and Vittoriosa in their fight against the “university” extension that will rob the community of yet another open space. The extension of the AUM building is not only unnecessary, but is also another attempted...

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All Roads Lead To db

Fifteen NGOs together with a group of residents from Pembroke and Swieqi are sounding the alarm on Infrastructure Malta’s plans for a patchwork of tunnels and roads mostly serving big developers, in the area of Pembroke, Swieqi and St. Julian’s. Since these plans were kept hidden from the...

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Objection to New Waterpolo Pitch and Clubhouse in Marsascala

Object by following this link .  I would like to register my interest to make representations and to be present during any hearings and to be informed of all future developments in this case. The proposal of the new waterpolo pitch and clubhouse under planning application...

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Jerma’s Development Brief must serve the interests of Marsascala residents, not the developers’

Moviment Graffitti’s reaction to the Development Brief issued by the PA The residents of Marsascala deserve a tourism development that is proportional to the size and infrastructure of the locality, not the destruction of their local lifestyle. This was pointed out by Moviment Graffitti in...

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Feedback to the Revised Draft Policy Guidance for Fuel Stations

Moviment Graffitti welcomes the latest draft of the long overdue revision of the Fuel Station Policy. We reiterate our view that further delays in the implementation of this new policy are no longer acceptable, and we believe that, if the authorities are serious about the honest implementation...

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El Hiblu Case: Terrorism charge for three young persons is excessive

Joint NGO and Stakeholders Statement The authorities’ decision to charge three young migrants with terrorism is excessive and inhumane. As a group of NGOs and stakeholders, we call on them to withdraw these charges and release these three young persons, whose only role aboard the El Hiblu...

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19/10/2019 Other

Malta RiseUp4Rojava Gathering

Today outside the Turkish embassy in Malta at the Malta RiseUp4Rojava gathering, condemning the Turkish invasion of Northern Syria (Rojava) and the brutal, unprovoked assault by the Turkish state on communities in this area. Turkey’s invasion is resulting in the massacre of Kurds and other...

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17/10/2019 Other

[WATCH] 25 sena mit-twaqqif tal-Moviment Graffitti

Il-Moviment Graffitti twieled 25 sena ilu u l-attivisti msieħba fih m’għandhom l-ebda ħsieb li jbiddluh f’moviment politiku. L-għaqda xellugija tinsab determinata li tkompli toffri spazju mhux partiġġjan fejn in-nies b’fehmiet differenti jaħdmu għal soċjetà aktar ġusta u kwalità ta’ ħajja...

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16/10/2019 Press Statements

Two Years Later, the Song Remains the Same

Caruana Galizia’s assassination hasn’t changed anything Two years since the heinous murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia, the conditions leading to her assassination have not changed. We feel that, since that fateful day in October 2017, not only has there been a concerted effort to...

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15/10/2019 Press Statements

Malta RiseUp4Rojava

The Kurdish community in Malta, with the support of Moviment Graffitti, is organising a peaceful gathering on Saturday 19th October at 10am, outside the Turkish embassy in Floriana, to condemn the Turkish invasion of Northern Syria (Rojava) and the brutal, unprovoked assault by the Turkish...

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08/10/2019 Press Statements

Il-Moviment Graffitti jiċċelebra l-25 Anniversarju b’numru ta’ avvenimenti

Il-Moviment Graffitti ġie mwaqqaf fl-1994 bħala għaqda xellugija li tiġġieled kontra l-oppressjoni u l-isfruttament tan-nies, l-ambjent u l-annimali. Ħamsa u għoxrin sena wara, il-Moviment Graffitti għadu jissielet sabiex iżomm u jkabbar spazju mhux partiġġjan fejn il-poplu jkun jista’ jaħdem...

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