National Platform of Maltese NGDOs (SKOP)
SKOP - Solidarjeta u Koperazzjoni
Office 82, National Pool Complex
M.T. Spinelli Street
Gżira GZR 1711
Tel/Fax: ++356 21315562
Dominik Kalweit and William Grech: email@example.com
Start of activities/Founding date: June 2001
Number of member organisations: 18 members, 5 associates (November 2012)
Link to the platform members' list: http://skopmalta.org/Members/tabid/1063/language/en-GB/Default.aspx
Platform Working Groups (WGs)
Development Education and Awareness Raising
Active in the following CONCORD WGs
Development Education and Awareness Raising (DARE Forum)
Publications of the Platform
Official Development Assistance (ODA)
Website MFA - http://www.foreign.gov.mt/
The Malta-EU Steering and Action Committee MEUSAC, a government body assisting NGOs and Local Councils in the proposal submission process for EU funds is active in the dissemination of EU funding information. The latter consists mainly of the utilisation of various media including a funding-themed website www.funding360.eu with importance also being given to the provision of a partner search database.
- ODA spending in 2011: 14.94 million EUR / 0.25% of GNI (2010: 6.24 million EUR / 0.11% of GNI; 2009: 0.20% of GNI
- ODA priority countries: Horn of Africa; North Africa / Middle East (Mediterranean South), especially Palestine; Commonwealth member LLCDs.
- Official ODA documents: Overseas Development Policy and Framework for Humanitarian Assistance for Malta
The Maltese NGDO Platform - A good idea has turned into a meaningful structure, by Vince Caruana, Kopin. In: TRIALOG Bulletin No. 3, 2004, p.4
NGDOs and Development Cooperation in Malta, by Vince Caruana, Kopin (June 2003)
The Maltese NGDO National Platform, by Michael Gatt, Kopin. In: TRIALOG Bulletin No. 1, 2002, p. 5.