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Open call for project proposals under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund 2014 - 2020
 
 
The Funds and Programmes Division (MEAIM) as the Responsible Authority for the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund has launched an open call for project proposals under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund on 26th May 2017.
 
The open call for project proposals under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund will focus on the following National Objectives:
 
National Objective  – Asylum and Reception
 
Addressing the need for material aid and support services to be given to migrants, renovation works to be undertaken in open centres managed by NGOs and for the implementation of integration programmes amongst migrants aimed at providing them with tools on their better integration in the Maltese society.  
 
Around €1,500,000 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.
 
National Objective  – Integration
 
Addressing the implementation of integration measures amongst Third Country Nationals aimed at providing them with language training and cultural orientation classes.  
 
Around €1,200,000 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.
 
Below Please find the documents that need to be downloaded and submitted in hard copy to the Funds and Programmes Division by noon of the 23rd of June 2017.
 An information session to assist applicants to compile their proposals will be organised on the 12th of June 2017. Interested parties should download the registration form and submit their request for registration to: (fpd.meaim@gov.mt) at their earliest.
 
     Application Form for Asylum and Reception Measures - updated on 29th May 2017
     Guidance note to Application Form for Asylum and Reception Measures - updated on 29th May 2017
 
     Application Form for Integration Measures - updated on 29th May 2017
     Guidance note to Application Form for Integration Measures - updated on 29th May 2017
 
 
 
Annexes to the Application Forms
 
     Annex I – Log Frame
      Annex II – Declaration by Partner Organisation
      Annex III– Detailed Budget Breakdown
      Annex IV – Time Scale
      Annex V – VAT Form
      Annex IX – Declaration Operational Grant
      Annex XIV – Financial Identification form
      Annex XV – Legal Entity Form
 
 
 Information Session – 12th June 2017
 
     Registration Form 'note change in venue'

 
 
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Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund CALL for PROPOSALS
 
 
Pre-announcement for calls for project proposals under the Asylum Migration and Integration Fund 2014 - 2020
 
 
 
As the Responsible Authority for the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund, the Funds and Programmes Division (MEAIM) would like to pre-announce the launching of the ninth call for project proposals under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund by end of May 2017.
 
The Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) 2014 – 2020 promotes the efficient management of migration flows as well as the implementation, strengthening and development of a common Union approach to asylum and immigration. The call for project proposals will target the National Objective for Asylum and Reception, through the implementation of integration measures meant to assist asylum seekers in their integration in our society, as well the provision material aid and assistance in the renovation of open centres run by NGOs. The Call will also target the National Objective for Integration, aimed at providing the necessary linguistic ability and cultural awareness to Third Country Nationals residing in Malta.
 
A total of €2,700,000.00 in EU Funds will be made available. The Responsible Authority reserves the right to revise the allocation according to the needs identified.
 
 
 
 


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Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund 2014-2020- 6th Call for Project Proposals
 
 
 

The Funds and Programmes Division (MEAIM) as the Responsible Authority for the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund, has launched the sixth call for project proposals under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund on 8th January 2017.

 

The open call for project proposals under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund will focus on the following National Objectives:


 

 

National Objective – Asylum and Reception

 

Addressing the need for renovation works to be undertaken in open centres managed by NGOs and for the implementation of integration programmes amongst migrants aimed at providing them with tools on their better integration in the Maltese society.  

 

Around €1,000,000 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.


 

 

National Objective – Integration

 

Addressing the implementation of integration measures amongst Third Country Nationals aimed at providing them with language training and cultural orientation classes. 

 

Around €500,000 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.


 

 

National Objective – Return

 

Addressing the organisation of Cooperation measures with third countries on return management.

 

Around €500,000 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.

 

Below Please find the documents that need to be downloaded and submitted in hard copy to the Funds and Programmes Division by noon of Friday 3rd February 2017.

 

An information session to assist applicants to compile their proposals will be organised on Wednesday 18th of January 2017. Interested parties should download the below registration form and submit their request for registration to: (fpd.meaim@gov.mt) by Monday 16th of January, 2017.

 

     Application Form for Reception/ Asylum Measures

     Guidance note to Application Form for Reception/ Asylum Measures

 

     Application Form for Integration Measures​

     Guidance note to Application Form for Integration Measures

 

     Application Form for Return Measures

     Guidance note to Application Form for Return Measures​​

 

 

Annexes to the Application Forms

 

     Annex I – Log Frame
     Annex II – Declaration by Partner Organisation

     Annex III​– Detailed Budget Breakdown

     Annex IV – Time Scale

     Annex V – VAT Form

     Annex IX​ – Declaration Operational Grant

     Annex XIV – Financial Identification form

     Annex XV – Legal Entity Form

 

 

 Information Session – 18th January 2017

 

     Registration Form​

     Agenda​

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Presentations
 
 
 

 
 
 8th January 2017
 
 
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Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund  CALL for PROPOSALS
 
Pre-announcement for calls for project proposals under the Asylum Migration and Integration Fund 2014 - 2020
 
As the Responsible Authority for the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund, the Funds and Programmes Division (MEAIM) would like to pre-announce the launching of the sixth call for project proposals under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund in 1st Quarter 2017.
 
The Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) 2014 – 2020 promotes the efficient management of migration flows as well as the implementation, strengthening and development of a common Union approach to asylum and immigration. The calls for project proposals will target the National Objective for Asylum and Reception, which focuses on the renovation of open centres and the integration of asylum seekers. The Call will also target the National Objective for Integration, aimed at providing the necessary linguistic ability and cultural awareness to Third Country Nationals in order to ameliorate their integration in our society and will also cover Cooperation measures with third countries vis-à-vis return management as part of the National Objective for Return Measures.
 
A total of €2,000,000.00 in EU Funds will be made available. The Responsible Authority reserves the right to revise the allocation according to the needs identified.
 

 
 
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Request for Quotations for the Provision of Diaries together with artwork for the Year 2017 - MEAIM/FPD/097/2016
 
The Funds and Programmes Division within the Parliamentary Secretariat for the EU Presidency 2017 and EU Funds, Ministry of European Affairs and Implementation of the Electoral Manifesto is requesting quotes for Diaries together with artwork for the Year 2017
REF NO: MEAIM/FPD/097/2016
 
Please click here to download the Request for Quotations.
 
Clarifications and further information are to be sought until Tuesday 25th October 2016.
 
Request for quotations will be received by email on fpd.meaim@gov.mt until noon of Friday 28th October 2016. Late quotations will not be considered.
 
 








14th October 2016
 

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Tender for the Provision of Energy Efficient Laptops, Docking Stations, Monitors and Tablets for the Funds and Programmes Division - MEAIM/FPD/004/2016
 

The Director General, Funds and Programmes Division, notifies that electronic tenders in respect of the following notice will be received up to 09:30am CET of Friday, 5th February 2016. Tenders are to be submitted online ONLY on: (https://www.etenders.gov.mt)

Tender documents are only obtainable from the Electronic Public Procurement System (https://www.etenders.gov.mt). Registration is required in order to submit offers: Maltese economic operators need to be in possession of their Organisation e-ID in order to log into this website. More information is available from the FAQ Section of the same website
 
Economic operators interested in participating in these current calls for tender are urged to take note of the workshops being organised by the Department of Contracts. During these workshops, simulations will be carried out so that economic operators familiarise themselves with compiling and submitting their tender online. More information is available in the tender document. These workshops are ONLY intended to economic operators that intend to submit an offer for these tenders. 
 
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12th January 2016

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Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund 2014-2020- 1st Call for Project Proposals for Integration and Return Measures

 
 
The Funds and Programmes Division (MEAIM) as Responsible Authority for the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund has launched an open call for project proposals under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund on 2nd November 2015.
 
 
Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund 2014-2020
 
The open call for project proposals under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund will focus on the following National Objectives:
 
National Objective – Integration
 
Addressing the implementation of integration measures amongst Third Country Nationals aimed at providing them with language training and cultural orientation classes.  
 
Around €556,488 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.
 
National Objective – Return
 
Addressing the implementation of Voluntary Return Measures together with re-integration assistance.
 
Around €937,500 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.
 
Below Please find the documents that need to be downloaded and submitted in hard copy to the Funds and Programmes Division by noon of the 27th of November2015.
 
An information session to assist applicants to compile their proposals will be organised on the 11th of November 2015. Interested parties should download the below registration form and submit their request for registration to: (fpd.meaim@gov.mt) by Friday 6th of November, 2015.
 
 
 
 
Annexes to the Application Forms
 
     Annex I – Log Frame
     Annex II – Financial Identification form
     Annex III – Declaration by Partner Organisation
     Annex IV– Detailed Budget Breakdown
     Annex V – Time Scale
     Annex VI – Legal Entity Form
     Annex VII – VAT Form
     Annex VIII​ – Declaration Operational Grant
 
 
Information Session - 11th November 2015
 
      Presentation
 
 
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2nd November 2015

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Pre-announcement for calls for project proposals under the Asylum Migration and Integration Fund 2014-2020


 

For More Information click here

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e-tender - International Conference for Responsible Authorities 2015 - MEAIM/FPD/026/2015
 
The Funds and Programmes Division has issued a Call for Tenders: MEAIM/FPD/026/2015 International Conference for Responsible Authorities 2015. Calls will be received until August 26 2015. A clarification Meeting will be held at the FPD premises on August 5 2015 at 1000hrs. Further details may be found in the tender dossier available from www.etenders.gov.mt/
Requests for Clarifications may be sought online via www.etenders.gov.mt or by sending an email on cramt2015.meaim@gov.mt.
 
The scope of this tender is the Organisation of an International Conference for SOLID Funds Responsible Authorities  including the arrangement of Accommodation, Airport transfers, Conference facilities, Local transport, Cultural events, Food and beverages, Air/sea travel for all foreign participants (as needed).

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Request for Quotations for the Design and Provision of Promotional items for the Funds and Programmes Division- MEAIM/FPD/14/0845

 
 
Request for Quotations Please click here

5th September 2014

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Call for Quotations - Notte Bianca Exhibition Stand- MEAIM/023/2014

 
RFQ no.  MEAIM/023/2014 - Call for quotations for the Provision of external and internal lighting, design and installation of a banner and the design, rental, delivery, set-up and dismantling of an exhibition stand for European funds 2007-2013 for Notte Bianca 2014 at the Ministry for European affairs and the Implementation of the Electoral Manifesto, Auberge D’Aragon.
Please find the Request for Quotations here.
5th September 2014
 
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Request for Quotations to develop a Coloured Three Gate Leaflet
 
The Funds and Programmes Division, within the Parliamentary Secretariat for the EU Presidency 2017 and EU Funds at the Ministry for European Affairs and Implementation of the Electoral Manifesto, in its capacity as the Responsible Authority for the General Programme Solidarity and Management of Migration Flows is seeking quotations for a three gate leaflet.
 
Interested parties should submit their quotations by email to fpd.meaim@gov.mt or by hand at Administration, Funds and Programmes Division, Ministry for European Affairs and Implementation of the Electoral Manifesto, Triq il-Kukkanja, Santa Venera SVR 1411. The deadline for quotation submission is by no later than 12th September 2014, noon. Quotations received after this closing date cannot be considered.
 
 
 
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Provision Facilities and Catering Services to hold a half day training seminar on the 30th and 31st October 2014 for the staff of the Responsible Authority, Solid Funds 2007-2013 and 2014-2020
 
 
The Funds and Programmes Division within the Parliamentary Secretariat for the EU Presidency 2017 and EU Funds, Ministry of European Affairs and Implementation of the Electoral Manifesto, notifies that:-
 
Signed quotations will be received either by email on (fpd.meaim@gov.mt) or deposited in the Quotations Box at this Office in Triq il-Kukkanja, Santa Venera until noon of Thursday 28th August  2014, for:-
 
Advt. No. TA 55. Provision facilities and catering services to hold a half day training seminar on the 30th and 31st October 2014 for the staff of the Responsible Authority, SOLID Funds 2007-2013 and 2014-2020.
 
 
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Request for quotation (37): Hiring of a Conference Room and Refreshments - Seminar for Beneficiaries
 
The Funds and Programmes Division within the Parliamentary Secretariat for the EU Presidency 2017 and EU Funds, Ministry of European Affairs and Implementation of the Electoral Manifesto, as Responsible Authority for the Four Funds under the General Programme Solidarity & Management of Migration Flows will be organising a half-day seminar for beneficiaries on the implementation of projects under the External Borders Fund (EBF); European Return Fund (RF); European Refugee Fund (ERF) and the European Fund for the Integration of Third-Country Nationals (IF).  The Seminar will be held on the 18th July, 2014 at 08.30am-1.30pm.
 
Signed Quotations are to be submitted by Noon, Friday 20th June 2014, in person in a sealed envelope and deposited in the Quotations Box placed at the administration area of the Funds and Programmes Division,  Triq il-Kukkanja, Santa Venera.  Quotations can also be submitted electronically, by means of an email on the following email address:  fpd.meaim@gov.mt Clarifications and further information are to be sought by, Friday 13th June 2014 at Noon, on fpd.meaim@gov.mt.
 
Document to be downloaded from here
 
 
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Open call for project proposals under Annual Programme 2013

European Return Fund (RF)

The Funds and Programmes Division  designated as Responsible Authority for the four Funds under the General Programme Solidarity and Management of Migration Flows 2007 – 2013  launched a call for project proposals under the European Return Fund on the 27th October 2013.

The call for project proposals under AP 2013 will focus on the following Priority Axes 1 & 3:

Priority Axis 1 – Support for the Development of a Strategic Approach to Return Management by Member States

Action   1:   Continuing   the   implementation   of   assisted   voluntary   return   (AVR) programmes

Priority Axis 3 - Support for Specific Innovative (Inter)-national Tools for Return Management

Action 3 – Improvement of cooperation with other countries of origin in conjunction with other Member States

Around € 390,477 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.

The RF is targeted to all third-country nationals who have not received a final negative decision in relation to their request for international protection and all those who enjoy a form of international protection who may choose to make use of  voluntary return. As well as all other third-county nationals who do not or no longer fulfil the conditions for entry and/or stay in a Member State.

Information Session

An  Information Session to assist applicants to compile their proposals will be organised on the 13th November 2013. Interested parties should submit their request for registration from the below documents by Friday 8th of November, 2013. Deadline for the submission of proposals is Friday, 6th December, 2013 at noon.

     Application Form
     Guidance Note to Application Form

Annexes to the Application Form

     Annex I- Log Frame
     Annex II- Financial Identification and Bank Details
     Annex III- Declaration by Partner Organisation
     Annex IV- Detailed Budget Breakdown
     Annex V- Legal Entity Form
     Annex VI- VAT Form
     Annex VII- Declaration Operational Grant

Information Session- 13th November 2013

     Registration Form

 

 

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European Fund for the Integration of Third Country Nationals (IF)

 

The Funds and Programmes Division designated as Responsible Authority for the four Funds under the General Programme Solidarity and Management of Migration Flows 2007 – 2013  launched a call for project proposals under the European Fund for the Integration of Third Country Nationals on the 11th September 2013. Deadline for submission is noon, Friday, 25th October, 2013

 

The call for project proposals under AP 2013 will focus on the following Priority Axis:

 

Priority Axis 1 – Implementation of the events proposed for the purpose of introduction of ‘Common basic principles of policy of integration of immigrants in the EU’ in practice

 

Action 1: Improvement of procedures for preparation of admission procedure to ensure better integration process

 

Action 2: Development and improvement of programmes and activities for introduction of newly arrived third-country nationals to the Maltese society and knowledge about Malta

 

 

Priority Axis 2 Elaboration of indicators and methodologies of evaluation for appraisal of progress, adjustment of policies and measures and facilitation of coordination of comparative learning

 

Action 5: Creation and Implementation of the systems dedicated to collect and analyze information on the needs of various categories of third-country nationals

 
Priority Axis 3 – Building capacities within policy, coordination and building intercultural knowledge on various levels and governmental departments
 

Action  6: Training on the intercultural competence, capacity strengthening and diversity management  for policy makers, servants and other persons working in the areas pertinent to the objectives of the IF.

 

Action 7: Creation and Improvement of the systems for cooperation, co-ordination and maintenance of relations of competent institutions and other interested parties

 

Priority Axis 4 – Exchange of experience, verified procedures and information in the field of integration among member states

 

Action 8: Seminars, workshops & conferences to share best practices on an international platform

 

Around €360,999 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call. Beneficiaries need to  contribute  to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.  

 

The IF is targeted at third-country nationals who are residing legally on the territory of a third country and who are complying with specific pre-departure measures and/or conditions set out in national law.

 

Information Session

 

An information session to assist applicants to compile their proposals will be organised on the 9th October 2013. Interested parties should submit their request for registration from the documents below.

 

Deadline for submission of registration form is on the 7th October, 2013.

 

The documentation relating to these call can be downloaded from here:

 

     Application Form

     Guidance Note to Application Form​ 

 

Annexes to the Application Forms:

 

     Annex I - Log Frame

     Annex II - Financial Identification and Bank details

     Annex III - Declaration by Partner Organisation

     Annex IV - Detailed Budget Breakdown

     Annex V - Legal Entity Form

     Annex VI - VAT Form

     Annex VII - Declaration Operational Grant​

 

Information Session - 9th October 2013

 

     Registration Form​

 
 

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IF,RF,ERF call for Proposals

 
Open calls for project proposals under Annual Programme 2012 European Fund for the Integration of Third Country Nationals (IF), European Return Fund (RF), and European Refgee Fund (ERF)

 
The Funds and Programmes Division (MEAIM) designated as Responsible Authority for the four Funds under the General Programme Solidarity and Management of Migration Flows 2007 – 2013 launched a call for project proposals under the European Fund for the Integration of Third Country Nationals, the European Return Fund and the European Refugee Fund on the 19th August 2013. Deadline for submission is noon, 6th September 2013.​
 
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European Fund for the Integration of Third-Country Nationals (IF)
 
 
The call for project proposals under AP 2012 will focus on the following Priority Axis:
 
 
Priority Axis 1 – Implementation of the events proposed for the purpose of introduction of 'Common basic principles of policy of integration of immigrants in the EU' in practice
 
 
Action 1: Improvement of procedures for preparation of admission procedure to ensure better integration process
 
Action 3: Development and improvement of programmes and activities to establish and maintain relations with specific groups of third-country nationals
 
Priority Axis 3 – Building capacities within policy, coordination and building intercultural knowledge on various levels and governmental departments
 
Action 5: Training on the intercultural competence, capacity strengthening and diversity management for policy makers, servants and other persons working in the areas pertinent to the objectives of the IF.
 
Action 6:  Policy capacity building, coordination and intercultural competence building in the Member States across the different levels and departments of government
 
Priority Axis 4 – Exchange of experience, verified procedures and information in the field of integration among member states
 
Action 7: Seminars, workshops & conferences to share best practices on an international platform
 
 
Around €310,000 (EU 75% co-financing) is beign allocated to the call. Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.
 
The IF is targeted at third-country nationals who are residing legally on the territory of a third country and who are complying with specific pre-departure measures and/or conditions set out in national law.
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European Return Fund (RF)
 
 
The call for project proposals under AP 2012 will focus on the following Priority Axes:
 
Priority Axis 3 – Support for Specific Innovative (Inter)-national Tools for Return Management
 
Action 3: Improvement of cooperation with other countries of origin in conjunction with other Member States
 
Action 4: Project Co-operation between Malta and African countries to enhance migration dialogue and developments
 
Around € 183,000 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call. Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.
 
The RF is targeted to all third-country nationals who have not received a final negative decision in relation to their request for international protection and all those who enjoy a form of international protection who may choose to make use of voluntary return. As well as all other third-county nationals who do not or no longer fulfil the conditions for entry and/or stay in a Member State.
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European Refugee Fund (ERF)
 
 
The call for project proposals under AP 2012 will focus on the following Priority Axis:
 
Priority Axis 1 – Implementation of the principles and measures set in the Community Acquis in the field of asylum, including those related to integration objectives
 
Action 2: Integration
               Activity 5:  Continued provision of educational services
 
Around €100,000 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs. 
 
The ERF is targeted to third-country nationals or stateless persons who have the status or have applied for the status of refugee/for subsidiary protection or enjoy temporary protection or are being or have been resettled in Malta.
 
Information Session

 
An information session to assist applicants to compile their proposals will be organised on the 29th August 2013. Interested parties should submit their request for registration from the below documents.
Deadline for submission of registration form is on the 27th August, 2013.
 
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The documentation relating to these call can be downloaded from here:

 

 
Annexes to the Application Forms:

 

 
Information Session- 29th August 2013
 

 
Presentations-Information Session

 
 

 
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Call for Proposals 2013 Annual Programme (AP)
 
Open calls for project proposals

 
The Funds and Programmes Division (MEAIM) designated as Responsible Authority for the four Funds under the General Programme Solidarity and Management of Migration Flows 2007 – 2013 launched calls for project proposals under the European Refugee Fund, European Fund for the Integration of Third Country Nationals and European Return Fund on the 3rd May 2013.
 
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European Refugee Fund (ERF)

 
The call for project proposals under AP 2013 will focus on the following Priority Axis:

 
Priority Axis 1 – Implementation of the Pronciples and measures set in the Cmmunity Acquis in the field of asylum, including those related to integration objectives

 
Action 1: Reception Conditions & Asylum Procedures
               Activity 1:  Increasing capacity & renovation of accommodation facilities
               Activity 2:  Provision of material aid in the centres
               Activity 3:  Continued provision of medical care
               Activity 4:  Enhancement of assistance provided to vulnerable persons
Action 2: Integration
               Continued provision of educational services
 
Around € 876,980.00 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs. 
 
The ERF is targeted to third-country nationals or stateless persons who have the status or have applied for the status of refugee/subsidiary protection, enjoy temporary protection or are being/have been resettled in Malta.
 
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European Fund for the Integration of Third Country Nationals (IF)

 
The call for project proposals under AP 2013 will focus on the following Priority Axis:

 
Priority Axis 1 – The implementation of the events proposed for the purpose of introduction of ‘Common Basic Principles for policy of integration of immigrants in the EU’ in practice
 
Action 1: Improvement of procedures for preparation of admission procedure to ensure better integration process
 
Action 2: Development and improvement of programmes and activities for introduction of newly arrived third-country nationals to the Maltese society and knowledge about Malta
 
Action 3: Development and improvement of programmes and activities to establish and maintain relations with specific groups of third-country nationals
 
Action 4: Development and Improvement of the programmes and activities to provide consultations and information to third-country nationals in creating more favourable opportunities for them to use public and private services. 

 
Priority Axis 2 – Elaboration of indicators and methodologies of evaluation for appraisal of progress, adjustment of policies and measures and facilitation of coordination of comparative learning
 
Action 5: Creation and Implementation of the systems dedicated to collect and analyze information on the needs of various categories of third-country nationals

 
Priority Axis 3 – Building capacities within policy, coordination and building intercultural knowledge on various levels and governmental departments
 
Action 6: Training on the intercultural competence, capacity strengthening and diversity management for policy makers, servants and other persons working in the areas pertinent to the objectives of the IF.
 
Action 7: Creation and Improvement of the systems for cooperation, co-ordination and maintenance of relations of competent institutions and other interested parties
 
Priority Axis 4 – Exchange of experience, verified procedures and information in the field of integration among member states

 
Action 8: Seminars, workshops & conferences to share best practices on an international platform
 
Around €555,999.00 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.
 
The IF is targeted at third-country nationals who are residing legally on the territory of a Member State and who are complying with specific pre-departure measures and/or conditions set out in national law.
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European Return Fund (RF)

 
The call for project proposals under AP 2013 will focus on the following Priority Axis:

 
Priority Axis 1 – Support for the Development of a Strategic Approach to Return Management by Member States
 
Action 1: Continuing the implementation of assisted voluntary return (AVR) programmes

 
Priority Axis 3 – Support for Specific Innovative (Inter) national Tools for Return Management
 
Action 3: Improvement of cooperation with other countries of origin in conjunction with other Member States
 
Around €390,477.00 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs. 
 
The RF is targeted to all third-country nationals who have not received a final negative decision in relation to their request for international protection and all those who enjoy a form of international protection who may choose to make use of voluntary return. As well as all other third-county nationals who do not or no longer fulfil the conditions for entry and/or stay in a Member State. 
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The documentation relating to these call can be downloaded from here:

 
 
Other Supporting Documents for all three Funds

 

 
Information Session- 14th May 2013

 
 
Presentations-Information Session

 

 

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ERF 10th Call for Proposals
 
Open call for Project Proposals under Annual Programme 2012 European Refugee Fund (ERF)

 
The Funds and Programmes Division (OPM) designated as Responsible Authority for the four Funds under the General Programme Solidarity and Management of Migration Flows 2007 - 2013 issued a second call for project proposals under the European Refugee Fund on the 14th February 2013. The call will close at noon, 28th March, 2013. 
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European Refugee Fund (ERF)

 
The Call for Project Proposals under AP 2012 will focus on the following Priority Axis:

 
Priority Axis 1 – Implementation of the principles and measures set in the Community Acquis in the field of asylum, including those related to integration objectives
 
Action 1: Reception Conditions & Asylum Procedures
              Activity 2:  Provision of material aid in the centres
 
Around €197,509 (EU 75% co-financing) is being allocated to this Activity. Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs. 
 
Action 2: Integration
               Activity 5:  Continued provision of educational services
 
Around €126,066 (EU 75% co-financing) is being allocated to this Activity. Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs. 
 
The ERF is targeted to third-country nationals or stateless persons who have the status or have applied for the status of refugee/subsidiary protection, enjoy temporary protection or are being/have been resettled in Malta.
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The documentation relating to this call can be downloaded from here:  

 

 
Other Supporting Documents

 
Information Session

 
An Information Session to assist applicants to compile their proposals will be organised on the 28th February 2013. Interested parties should download the registration form and submit it for registration at fpd.opm@gov.mt​ by 26th February, 2013
 
Registration form for the Information Session  

 
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Documents of the Information Session

 


 
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IF 10th Call for Proposals and RF 8th CALL for Proposals 

 
Open calls for project proposals under Annual Programmes 2012 European Return Fund (RF) and European Fund for the Integration of Third Country Nationals (IF)

 
The Funds and Programmes Division (OPM) designated as Responsible Authority for the four Funds under the General Programme Solidarity and Management of Migration Flows 2007 – 2013 issued a call for project proposals under the European Return Fund and the European Fund for the Integration of Third Country Nationals on 8th January 2013. The call will close at noon, 19th February, 2013.
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European Fund for the Integration of Third-Country Nationals (IF)
 
The call for project proposals under AP 2012 will focus on the following Priority Axis:

 
Priority Axis 1 – Implementation of the events proposed for the purpose of introduction of 'Common basic principles of policy of integration of immigrants in the EU' in practice

 
Action 1: Improvement of procedures for preparation of admission procedure to ensure better integration process

 
Action 3: Development and improvement of programmes and activities to establish and maintain relations with specific groups of third-country nationals

 
Priority Axis 3 – Building capacities within policy, coordination and building intercultural knowledge on various levels and governmental departments

 
Action 5: Training on the intercultural competence, capacity strengthening and diversity management for policy makers, servants and other persons working in the areas pertinent to the objectives of the IF.

 
Action 6: Policy capacity building, coordination and intercultural competence building in the Member States across the different levels and departments of government

 
Priority Axis 4 – Exchange of experience, verified procedures and information in the field of integration among member states

 
Action 7:  Seminars, workshops & conferences to share best practices on an international platform

 
Around €310,000 (EU 75% co-financing) is beign allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs. 

 
The IF is targeted at third-country nationals who are residing legally on the territory of a third country and who are complying with specific pre-departure measures and/or conditions set out in national law.
 
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European Return Fund
 
The call for project proposals under AP 2012 will focus on the following Priority Axes:

 
Priority Axis 3 – Support for Specific Innovative (Inter)-national Tools for Return Management

 
Action 3: Improvement of cooperation with other countries of origin in conjunction with other Member States

 
Action 4: Project Co-operation between Malta and African countries to enhance migration dialogue and developments

 
Around € 191,403 (EU 75% co-financing) is beign allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs. 

 
The RF is targeted to all third-country nationals who have not received a final negative decision in relation to their request for international protection and all those who enjoy a form of international protection who may choose to make use of voluntary return. As well as all other third-county nationals who do not or no longer fulfil the conditions for entry and/or stay in a Member State.
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The documentation relating to this call can be downloaded from here:
 
 
 
 
Other Supporting Documents applicable to both Funds:
 
 
     Annex VI - VAT Form  
 
Information Session
 
An information session to assist applicants to compile their proposals will be organised on the 29th January, 2013.  Interested parties should download the registration form and submit it for registration at fpd.opm@gov.mt by the 24th of January, 2013.
 
 
 
 
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 Contact Information:
 Contact Details
Malta's National Responsible Authority
Funds and Programme Division
Triq il-Kukkanja,
Santa Venera, SVR 1411

 Telephone
2200 1114

 Fax
2200 1141