The Environmental Dimension of Malta’s ill-Health and action to prevent Obesity, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease and Dementia

The focus of this report is on environmental factors that encourage incorporation of healthy lifestyles into everyday life. Download Full Report Technical Supplements: For ease of reading and reference, these domains have been grouped into six technical booklets aimed at doctors, health specialists and those responsible for Malta’s transport and urban environment policies. Each of…

Towards a Low Carbon Society: The Nation’s Health, Energy Security and Fossil Fuels

Written by Lead Author George Debono, it is a comprehensive and wide-ranging report which is divided into four parts. Part I deals with the exploitation of renewable and alternative energy sources and energy conservation. Part II is devoted to the reduction of urban air pollution caused by road transport. Part III is on the promotion…

Environmental Deficit Report

The report addresses the key question: ‘What must we do to reduce pollution from excessive burning of fossil fuel and to enhance Malta’s energy security?’ The report highlights the urgent need to reduce Malta’s dependence on fossil fuel for electricity generation since this, together with traffic, is a major source of pollution as well as…