Saġġar

The Saġġar Project, run by ACT and the QLZH Foundation, aims to bring about proactive collaboration for the ecological rehabilitation of the Maltese islands by planting one million native trees and shrubs. The Melita Foundation is supporting the planting of over 1000 trees through the Saġġar Project.

The Melita Foundation is supporting the planting of over 1000 trees through the Saġġar Project.

Saġġar aims to sow and plant a million trees and shrubs of the native genotype and rehabilitate ecological reserves, public land and private lands. This ambitious project aims to bring about an inclusive and proactive movement that consciously revitalises the Maltese islands. The project applies an ecological mindset, conduct research and apply conscious designs. The subproject Kattar focuses on the collection and preparation of seeds and cuttings, the germination of native flora species, the conduction of awareness and learning campaigns to increase the appreciation of our ecosystems and engagement for their rehabilitation.

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The Melita Foundation will appraise all requests that align with its purpose and focus areas – Digital Skills & Creativity and Heritage & Environment –
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