€111,250 financed through ESF Funds (2014-2020) This project shall be contributing to the ESF development need ‘Strengthen the social dialogue in ESF related policy areas’. Specifically, it is addressing identified weaknesses in the role MCESD plays in social dialogue in Malta and Gozo as the highest forum of consultation in our country when it comes […]
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€12,999 financed through ESF Funds (2014-2020) This project was financed through Priority Axis 4. The main aim of this project was to involve the general public to address information gaps and empower the Gozo Regional Committee and the Civil Society Committee. This project included two actions, one to be carried in Gozo, focusing on the […]
€467,323 financed through ESF Funds (2007-2013) The purpose of the project Closer to Europe was to encourage and sustain the development of a more effective social and civil dialogue in Malta and Gozo, by empowering local stakeholders through the provision of up-to-date information on social, economic and EU-related matters; the promotion of lifelong learning and […]
Finance Minister Clyde Caruana and Parliamentary secretary for Social Dialogue Andy Ellul met with the social partners to discuss the National Reform Programme 2022. In this report all European members report all the measures that are being implemented and being planned to be implemented to increase employment and economic growth along with plans to prevent […]
Dr. Andy Ellul has been appointed as a Parliament Secretary in the Office of the Prime Minister responsible for Social Dialogue. On behalf of MCESD we would like to congratulate him for his position and we look forward in working together.
Any Voluntary Organisation enrolled with the Commissioner for Voluntary Organisations for more than one year is invited to indicate its interest in participating for the nominations and elections of representatives to the Civil Society Committee. Interested parties are to inform the MCESD Chairperson in writing by not later than 12th April 2022. The […]
The MCESD commissioned a report to analyse female participation in social dialogue. The study found that 25% of representatives in social dialogue are females. Nevertheless, participation is primarily merit-based and no attempts discourage females from being part of social dialogue. Rather, the situation has been improving over time and is reflective of the market itself. […]
The MCESD commissioned a report to analyse the status of the technical capacity of social partners and make recommendations to enhance it. It was found that the technical capacity by itself cannot be as effective when applied to social dialogue than when accompanied by adequate core capacities and an enabling environment. Therefore, the study sought […]
The Malta Competitiveness Report 2020 is published and can be accessed from here.
The MCESD has published the 2020 National Activity Report. During the year the MCESD council met to discuss various socio-economic pertinent issues The full National Activity Report 2020 can be accessed here