Port Authority offers a consistant solution for the city and Molinar

(As you know, Amics de la Terra forms a part of “Al Molinar, Port Petit”) 1. We appreciate the offer of the Balearic Island Port Authority and its benefits: a solution for everyone We believe that the Balearic Island Port Authority (APB), in contact with the Municipality of Palma, has managed to pick up the commitment assumed by the citizens and to offer a solution for Molinar, of which we don’t know more details than those we are publishing here, and if carried out, must satisfy all Read more...

Amics de la Terra Mallorca along with other entites request the banning of disposable plastic bags in the Balearic Islands on International Plastic Bag Free Day

For EU state members, 4 months remain to approve the transposition of the (EU) Directive 2015/720, the directive adopted by the European Parliament and Council on 29 April 2015 for the reduction of disposable plastic bags. However, deadlines approach, and the Spanish State has not yet taken any action, whereas some of our neighbors, such as Italy and France, have already put the directive into effect. Each year Europe uses more than 100 billion bags, and in the last ten years, the Read more...

Platform ‘Salvem ses Fontanelles’ maintains its call to the council to confront Unibail Rodamco to save the wetland

25 May 2016 Platform members repeat their call to keep up efforts to save the wetland. On Wednesday afternoon, representatives of the 'Salvem ses Fontanelles' platform met with the councillor for town planning, Antoni Noguera, and the councillor for the environment, Neus Truyol, to find out first hand the administrative situation of the project aiming to destroy Palma's last wetland area, replacing it with a shopping centre developed by the French multinational Read more...

Join us to celebrate Park(ing) Day! (10am-3pm, Fri 18 Sep 2015)

* PARK(ING) DAY Park(ing) Day is a worldwide event to reclaim the streets for people, reducing the number of cars. Its aim is for people to realise, if only for one day, how public spaces are invaded by cars, whether driving around or parked up, as well as how they reduce our quality of life: traffic jams, air and noise pollution, and taking over areas for everyone. It's a completely unsustainable model that we'd like to change, so we're heading to the street to raise Read more...

Training for Action: ‘Sustainable transport and how it affects quality of life and energy use, and its role in the fight against climate change’ (6pm, 15 Sep 2015)

In this first meeting, we'll talk about sustainable transport and how it affects, among other things, quality of life and energy use, as well as its role in the fight against climate change. We will also do a brainstorm on actions that could be carried out on Park(ing) Day. Trainer: Mariano Reaño, leader of the transport group for Amics de Terra Mallorca. Legal advisor and secretariat member of ConBici, co-founder and second spokesperson for Cliclojuristas. Tuesday 15 September 2015, Read more...

‘Plataforma per ses Fontanelles’ launches campaign targeting investors and brands interested in Palma Springs

In front of the uncertain future of the Ses Fontanelles wetlands, Plataforma Salvem ses Fontanelles has launched a campaign targeting investors and brands who are planning to establish themselves in the future shopping centre. The plan is to share with them information related to the work that the platform has been involved in for more than a decade trying to save the city's last wetland area. We will also tell them about the insecurity of the project's administrative procedure and Read more...

Photos of the giant Trojan horse in Palma to oppose the TTIP (20 June 2015)

Amics de la Terra and the platform NoalTTIP Mallorca joined forces to bring to Palma the Trojan Pact Tour, which is visiting various European cities. Take a look at the photos of the big demonstration we held. We collected more than 500 signatures to stop the TTIP and told lots of people about the negotiations and the pacts. We performed four talks, a performance and a concert. Take a look at a video of the demonstration. The Trojan horse has now continued on its tour of Europe. Read more...
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