VOPS and SIS 2017 Grant Award Ceremony

Sixty-four voluntary organizations will benefit from a total of € 833,564 to carry out a total of sixty-six different projects in the community. Among of these voluntary organizations qualified for the grant are a number of musical societies, sports clubs, associations working in the field of human rights and people with disabilities, cultural associations, organizations […]

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National Volunteer Award 2016

  The Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector (MCVS), yesterday the 2nd of December 2016 presented the National Volunteer Award 2015 during an award giving ceremony at held at the Casino Maltese, Valletta under the patronage of the Hon. Helena Dalli, Minister for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties. The aim of the National […]

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Civil Society Funds – Support Civil Society’s work at EU level

Yesterday a number of Civil Society Organisations, including Voluntary Organisations, received financial support under the Civil Society Fund now managed by the Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector on behalf of the Ministry for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties (MSDC). Through the Civil Society Fund the Ministry enables civil society organisations to be active players in their […]

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Training Initiatives Scheme 2016 – Coming Out Soon!

One of the main priorities of the Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector (MCVS) is to encourage Voluntary Organisations to invest in training and capacity building, of their members, volunteers and administrators focusing on strengthening the capability of Voluntary Organisations as part of the process of building the potential of voluntary organisations to respond to […]

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VOPS RESULTS – 2016

The results for the Voluntary Organisations Projects Scheme 2016 were published on the 9th of May 2016. The results can be found in VOPS 2016 FINAL RESULTS The next call for the VOP Scheme for projects to be undertaken in 2017 shall be published in October 2016. […]

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WHITE PAPER – VO Act

The Ministry for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affaira and Civil Liberties has launched the White Paper regarding the Amendments to the VO Act. The scope of the amendments to the Voluntary Organizations Act and related legislation is principally to address the difficulties which have arisen in the interpretation and application of the Act and ancillary legislation […]

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SIS Scheme 2016 Grant Award Ceremony

On the 3rd of February 2016 the Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector held the 5th SIS Grant Award Ceremony at ‘Dar l-Ewropa’ in Valletta. In this year’s event 100,000 euros were distributed amongst 35 Voluntary Organisations coming from the various areas of the sector which were presented with a maximum sum of 3,000 euros each organisation […]

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