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Read more about the article Għal Għawdex condemns “vast chasm” between Gozo development strategy and implementation
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Għal Għawdex condemns “vast chasm” between Gozo development strategy and implementation

The Għal Għawdex Forum has condemned the difference in words and action on the government’s new 10-year regional development strategy for Gozo.While welcoming the strategy, they reiterated their their comments…

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Read more about the article ‘Xebbajtuna’: Crowds fill Valletta to demand end to development greed
Crowds gathered in Valletta to protest rampant over-development. Photo: Chris Sant Fournier

‘Xebbajtuna’: Crowds fill Valletta to demand end to development greed

Demonstrators flock to capital city for national protest against over-developmentCitizens, activists, politicians and social media influencers all came together in Valletta on Saturday to demand action to protect Malta’s environment,…

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The Regional Committee of Gozo Presents Proposals for the Sustainable Future of Gozo at the MCESD Meeting

During a MCESD meeting dedicated to the Gozo Regional Committee (GRC), seven Gozitan stakeholders, represented by 'For Gozo', committed themselves to address important proposals that have an impact on Gozo…

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Read more about the article Saving Gozo’s heritage – Godfrey Swain
Xlendi. There is a strong feeling that Gozo is under threat of becoming a carbon copy of Malta in terms of the built environment. Photo: Daniel Cilia

Saving Gozo’s heritage – Godfrey Swain

The Għal Għawdex coalition is determined to save Gozo from overdevelopment and to protect its unique heritage and environment In December 2022, representatives of seven of Gozo’s leading NGOs and…

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Seven Gozitan groups unify into NGO ‘Għal Għawdex’, demand changes to development policies in Gozo

Seven key Gozitan civil society groups, representing a broad cross-section of Gozitan society, have unified into one larger NGO called ‘Ghal Ghawdex’ and are demanding action from the government and…

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Read more about the article Gozitan coalition asks for moratorium on new ODZ planning applications
The Għal Għawdex coalition has asked the Prime Minister as well as other relevant authorities to meet them to discuss how their eight-point plan to safeguard Gozo can be implemented. Photo: Daniel Cilia

Gozitan coalition asks for moratorium on new ODZ planning applications

Calls for suspension of policy that allows extended building heightsA coalition of Gozitan entities has asked the government to place a moratorium on new planning applications outside of the development…

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Read more about the article Gozo enters race to be crowned 2026 European Region of Gastronomy
Gozo will have to show off and impress with its culinary delights to win the title. Photo: Shutterstock

Gozo enters race to be crowned 2026 European Region of Gastronomy

Gozo has officially entered a bid to be named as the 2026 European Region of Gastronomy to promote the island as a destination for food lovers. The Gozo Regional Council,…

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Read more about the article Gozitan youths mostly concerned about environment, study reveals
The project organisers were astonished to learn that the Gozitan students had a lot they wanted to get off their chest. Photo: Steve Zammit Lupi

Gozitan youths mostly concerned about environment, study reveals

Study carried out among 800 students from Gozo's secondary and post-secondary schools The biggest issue on young people’s minds in Gozo is the environment, according to a study conducted among…

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