Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway 1 February 2017 signed new Memoranda of Understanding with Malta on the EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021. Click here to find out more.
Areas of support
- Social Dialogue – Decent Work
- Local Development and Poverty Reduction
- Civil Society
|Total allocation:||€3.6 M|
|EEA Grants:||€1.9 M|
|Norway Grants:||€1.7 M|
|Total allocation:||€4.5 M|
|EEA Grants:||€2.9 M|
|Norway Grants:||€1.6 M|
|Total allocation:||€8 M|
|EEA Grants:||€4.4 M|
|Norway Grants:||€3.6 M|
Key results in Malta
Strengthening the capacity of local government
Study on the training needs of the current local government system conducted
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Programme overviewClick on the programme names below for key facts and information about each programme, calls for proposals, partnerships, projects and news. For details on the application process and eligibility, consult the programme operator websites accessible via the below pages. Show all programmes
Click on the programme names below for key facts and information about each programme, calls for proposals, partnerships, projects and news. For details on the application process and eligibility, consult the programme operator websites accessible via the below pages.
Programmes under the EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021
|Programme||Partner(s)||Grant (million €)|
|Social Dialogue – Decent Work||Innovation Norway*||0.03|
|Local Development and Poverty Reduction||5.98|
|Bilateral national fund- funding for developing bilateral cooperation and activities of bilateral interest with Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway||0.34|
Programmes under the EEA and Norway Grants 2009-2014
Distribution of funding 2009-14Download
|GDP per capita in PPS (EU=100)||88||100|
|Economic growth (% change on previous year)**||5.0||1.9|
|Unemployment rate (%)**||4.8||8.5|
|Youth unemployment rate (%)||11.8||20.3|
|Public debt (% of GDP)||64.0||85.0|
|Gender pay gap (%)*||10.6||16.7|
|At-risk-of-poverty rate (%)||22.4||23.7|
|Human development index||22 (EU-28 ranking)|
|Corruption perception index**||19 (EU-28 ranking)|
Sources: Eurostat, UNDP, Transparency International. All data is from 2015 except where * indicates 2016.
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Results from the previous funding period
Are you interested in funding and partnership opportunities in Malta? Project partnerships between entities in Malta and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are encouraged.
Project stories, news and features
Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway have announced a new fund that supports regional cross-border and transnational projects proposing shared solutions to Europe’s common challenges. Funding is available within all priority sectors of the EEA and Norway Grants.
The Grants are cooperating with the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) to promote human rights in Europe. A new agreement paves the way for involvement of FRA in our programmes linked to Roma inclusion and empowerment.
Improving the employment prospects of socially excluded young people is the aim of most of the project ideas that are now further developed under the EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Youth Employment.