Msida and Marsalforn ‘could be under water by 2050’

Some of Malta’s most famous landmarks and tourist attractions could be destroyed by rising sea levels, it has been claimed. Much of Msida, Marsalforn and Xemxija could all be submerged by 2050 if sea levels continue to rise due to climate change. The environmental shifts taking place are so rapid that catastrophe could hit in […]

Malta to join global climate strike march on Friday

Hundreds of people are expected to take to the streets of Valletta on Friday to demand action to tackle climate change. As part of a worldwide movement inspired by the Swedish schoolgirl Greta Thunberg, people are being encouraged to protest against global warming. The Malta climate strike will start at around 5.30pm on Friday 20 […]

Malta’s climate will feel more like Tel Aviv by 2050

In 2050, Malta’s climate will feel more like Tel Aviv’s, according to a new climate change study. Scientists warned that people in Malta in the future could face the kind of extreme drought conditions that regularly hit the Israeli city. Hundreds of other major cities worldwide could be facing droughts, flooding, storms, and other climate […]

Malta’s students stage climate charge march

Hundreds of Maltese students have taken to the streets to demand action on climate change. They staged a protest in Valletta against what they see as the destruction of their future. The rally outside Malta’s Parliament was part of a global movement to fight against climate change. Tens of thousands of young people around the […]