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Food Sovereignty Communication Training
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Food Sovereignty Communication Training

Written by Bridget and Samuel — Friends of the Earth Malta Volunteers Friends of the Earth in partnership with Friends of the Earth Europe gave the opportunity to send three participants from Malta to participate in a Food Sovereignty Communication Training. We represented Malta by participation in a training that was held in Denmark. This training...

The EU Protein Plan: a chance to close the loop and have more localised food production?
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The EU Protein Plan: a chance to close the loop and have more localised food production?

Plant proteins are an important part of human and animal nutrition, but recently soybeans and other important sources of plant proteins have found their place at the centre of discussion in Brussels.  With two European parliament reports and 14 Member States signing the ‘European Soya Declaration’, why is the EU suddenly talking about soybeans and...

Farmers, consumers and activists come together across Europe to call for urgent change of food and farming
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Farmers, consumers and activists come together across Europe to call for urgent change of food and farming

Join us to push for good food & good farming at Ta’Qali farmers’ market on the 27th of October This October Friends of the Earth Malta with our partners all over Europe, invite people to raise their voices to ensure that policies support farmers, the environment and climate-friendly agriculture that is tied into local economies...

BeeAware Course – Autumn 2018
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BeeAware Course – Autumn 2018

Fully Booked! (Fill in the form below to register on the waiting list)  BeeAware is a course that has been provided by Friends of the Earth Malta past 2 years. It intends to give people the opportunity to get involved in beekeeping, and to train qualified volunteers to possibly volunteer with Friends of the Earth...

Ġnien Naqra Qatra Ecological Reading Garden
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Ġnien Naqra Qatra Ecological Reading Garden

A project built around the use of creative methods within the community to learn about nature and food production. The children were involved in artistic workshops with a focus on nature, with the aim of exploring the natural world in an alternative way, and providing teachers with further ideas on how to utilise the community...