Category: Education

Cane Vella about the challenges of farming in Malta
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Cane Vella about the challenges of farming in Malta

“The new CAP takes further steps towards a fairer distribution of income support and a greater targeting towards small and medium-sized farms.” (European Commission) The New Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) is declared to be greener and fairer. In order to improve farmer’s situations a fairer distribution of CAP income support among farmers is promised by...

The climate crisis is here: time for a fossil free future for Malta!
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The climate crisis is here: time for a fossil free future for Malta!

Over 10 years ago, Friends of the Earth Malta was actively campaigning for a Climate Bill in Malta, as part of the campaign ‘The Big Ask’. In this European campaign, Friends of the Earth groups in 16 Member States were calling on their governments to create climate change laws. In Malta, this goal was achieved...

An inspirational guide for the New Year
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An inspirational guide for the New Year

The New Year has started and with it come new resolutions, challenges, intentions. Adapting new manners can be exciting and exhausting at the same time. To keep them implemented in the long-term, it’s helpful to set reachable goals and one’s that do not cause a lot of overcoming. Friends of the Earth has created an...

Youth Engagement & Activism Hub (YEAH!)
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Youth Engagement & Activism Hub (YEAH!)

The aim of the project is to provide a platform for more inclusive democratic and civic youth engagement in decision-making by creating a structure to engage marginalised youth in intersectional cooperation for development of joint actions towards a socially just and ecologically fair future. Through this project we will be setting up a Youth Hub...

Introducing PANCAKE: Plants And Nature Conveying Augmented Knowledge for Everyone
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Introducing PANCAKE: Plants And Nature Conveying Augmented Knowledge for Everyone

The world of plants – a silent world rich in the senses of touch, smell and sight How would you describe your favourite tree without the use of the spoken language? There is an incredible diversity of plants around us but sign languages in many countries lack official signs for nature related terms. In the...