National Platform of Maltese NGDOs (SKOP)
SKOP - Solidarjeta u Koperazzjoni
Suite 2, 195 Naxxar Road
San Gwann SGN 9029
Tel/Fax: +356 27567460
Dominik Kalweit and William Grech, Board Members: firstname.lastname@example.org
Paola Prinzis, Liaison Officer email@example.com
Start of activities/Founding date: June 2001
Number of member organisations: 25 members (November 2013)
Link to the platform members' list here.
Platform Working Groups (WGs)
Development Education and Awareness Raising
Active in the following CONCORD WGs
More information on the platform, its strategic aims, main successes and challenges in 2014 here (pdf).
Previous editions from 2013 here,
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 2012: 14 million EUR; (2011: 14.94 million EUR / 0.25% of GNI; 2010: 6.24 million EUR; 2010: 10mln 0.18% GNI, 2009:9 mln 0.20% of GNI)
- ODA priority countries: Sub-Saharan Africa
- 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.