Safeguarding our heritage for future generations
Din l-Art Ħelwa, National Trust of Malta, is a non-governmental, not-for-profit, voluntary organisation founded in 1965 to safeguard the historic, artistic and natural heritage of Malta. Since its foundation, Din l-Art Ħelwa has restored and managed numerous cultural sites of immense historic and environmental importance.
We promote the preservation and protection of historic buildings and monuments, the character of our towns and villages, and places of natural beauty and importance and the flora and fauna of such places, especially in relation to the problems arising from modern urban development. We stimulate the enforcement of existing laws and the enactment of new ones for the protection of our natural and built heritage.
Letter to Prime Minister on inclusion of Mriehel as high-rise area
Din l-Art Helwa, FAA and Friends of the Earth ask how the decision to include Mriehel as a high-rise zone was taken without public consultation.
Threat to historic Turkish cemetery at Marsa
The Muslim cemetery is a fine Orientalist-style architectural complex built in 1873-4, designed by the eminent Maltese architect Emanuele Luigi Galizia
Mriehel is not legitimate zone for high-rise
The Mriehel Industrial Area as a zone for high-rise buildings was included in the government’s high-rise policy by stealth, after … Read More
Is this what we want for our Country?
Din l-Art Helwa is asking for the Government to rethink its policy regarding high-rise buildings in Malta.