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ENGOs express grave concern at Fomm ir-Rih ‘Agro-Tourism’ Proposal

ENGOs express grave concern at Fomm ir-Rih ‘Agro-Tourism’ Proposal

Friends of the Earth Malta together with the six undersigned ENGOs wish to express their grave concern about the proposal to turn the Fomm ir-Rih Rural Hamlet into a tourist complex, under the guise of an agro-tourism project. The project includes the demolishing of several existing buildings to make way for new suites, as well as the take up of fresh land for the construction of a number of new units. The hamlet in question is a Grade 3 Rural Settlement and thus receives the highest protection at law, making the proposal blatantly illegal. Since the area in question is...

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Zero Waste Christmas!

Zero Waste Christmas!

The holiday season may be the most wonderful time of the year, but it’s also one of the most wasteful and expensive. We organised this event to share ideas and creativity and shows that is possible to create presents, Christmas tree, ornaments and useful home product. It’s cheaper, it’s easy to do, it’s good for the environment and it can be a good opportunity to spend time with the people that matter the most! To promote Zero Waste Holidays, we organized different workshops at the Friends of the Earth Malta office, which included: – Amazing Wallet with juice and milk...

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