International arrest warrant issued for Angolan billionaire with ties to Malta
International police organisation Interpol has issued a warrant for
Government replies to Council of Europe Safety of Journalists platform
Justice Minister Jonathan Attard sent an official reply to
Court rules Pilatus challenge proceedings be immediately reassigned
Mr Justice Ian Spiteri Bailey has ruled that the
There can be no security without media freedom – OSCE
The political will to improve media freedom is still
Ħondoq project could consign pristine coastline ‘to the dustbin of history’ – NGOs
A coalition of NGOs has warned that the approval
Over 29,000 deaths during migration journeys to Europe since 2014 – IOM
There have been more than 3,400 deaths on migration
Attempts to weaken standards on anti-SLAPP legislation must be fought back – CASE Coalition
In their call to action, the Coalition Against SLAPPs
No improvement in Malta’s standing in the latest rule of law report
Malta’s global rank for the rule of law remains
EP sends strong message on impunity afforded to high-level officials
European Parliament members have sent an unequivocal message to
European Parliament resolution calls for withdrawal of FOI appeals against The Shift
Members of the European Parliament are calling on the
The inversion of facts, one opinion piece at a time
When local experts or international entities speak out against
Government targets events commemorating Daphne Caruana Galizia’s assassination
While various events, both locally and abroad, are underway
‘Climate for freedom of information in Malta has deteriorated’ – RSF
The default position for Freedom of Information (FOI) should
Government waters down board of inquiry’s protection for journalists
Even after the government-appointed committee of media experts submitted
‘The more revelatory her reporting became, the more exposed she was’
On Monday 3 October, The Shift’s founder and Managing
Your Right to Know: The Shift, RSF and Daphne Foundation to debate FOI abuse
The Shift will be holding a public debate on
Prime minister urged to publish proposals for press freedom reform
The Shift has joined over a hundred individuals, including
Press freedom organisations welcome European Media Freedom Act but call for strengthening
Following the European Commission’s unveiling of the European Media
Malta registers nine media freedom violations in the first half of 2022
The government’s attempts to block access to information and
Impact of the EU Media Freedom Act on Malta’s landscape
A leaked copy of the draft Media Freedom Act
The destruction of the environment is unconstitutional
The public’s reaction to the government’s launch of a
‘The magistrate turned her guns on us’: Repubblika takes Pilatus case to Constitutional Court
Repubblika filed an application in the Constitutional Court arguing
Persistence pays
Despite the efforts the authorities devote to burying information
The curious case of those who know nothing
How many times must we witness the very people
More than half of businesses negatively impacted by inflation – MEA survey
More than half of local businesses are concerned about
Social media experiment shows promise in the fight against misinformation
Emotionally charged language, personal attacks, false comparisons, and deliberate
Disinformation watch: Populist statements that do not address the real issues
The statement by the opposition Nationalist Party’s home affairs
High time for parliament to go full time
Parliament’s 14th legislature, which started in May with Robert
Wanted: A leader to lead, starting yesterday
Our prime minister’s prolonged absence from public engagement is

Our Awards and Media Partners

Award logo Award logo Award logo