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2302, 2022

MCF’s Maritime Coop Network presents proposals to MESD

By |February 23, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on MCF’s Maritime Coop Network presents proposals to MESD

Members of the Maritime Coop Network within the Malta Cooperative Federation held a meeting with officials of the Ministry for Energy, Enterprise and Sustainable Development to discuss our elections proposals for a stronger maritime industry.

1802, 2022

MCF launches the AIMM Scheme for its members

By |February 18, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on MCF launches the AIMM Scheme for its members

The Malta Cooperative Federation launched its AIMM Scheme: Assistance Initiative for MCF Members that will entitle member coops to claim up to €1000 for professional fees related to applications for EU and National Funds. Through this initiative, MCF will empower its cooperative members with finding the right funding opportunities, both at EU and national level. In addition, MCF is providing this financial incentive to encourage cooperatives to tap into funding opportunities that will help them grow and succeed. This initiative is open to existing MCF members and to those who join while the initiative is ongoing. This initiative is [...]

702, 2022

MCF presents manifesto proposals to PN

By |February 7, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on MCF presents manifesto proposals to PN

An MCF delegation presented its proposals to Partit Nazzjonalista for inclusion in the electoral manifesto for the upcoming general elections. The delegation met with Dr Alex Perici Calascione and with the Hon. Edwin Vassallo, MP. The document, entitled ‘Unlocking Malta’s Co-operative Potential’, is based on four pillars: Acknowledging the co-operative potential at the political level,; Strengthening the legislative framework; Providing the right environment for effective community participation,; Education and awareness that encourage the setting up of co-operatives in different sectors of the Maltese economy. MCF feels that more needs to be done in order to increase the number of cooperatives in all sectors. [...]

1101, 2022

MCF presents electoral proposals to ADPD

By |January 11, 2022|Categories: News|Comments Off on MCF presents electoral proposals to ADPD

The Malta Cooperative Federation held a meeting with ADPD Chairperson Carmel Cacopardo and Secretary-General Ralph Cassar to discuss MCF’s electoral proposals in the run-up to the 2022 Maltese general elections. Due to Covid-19 limitations, the meeting was held virtually. MCF’s proposals aim to increase cooperative businesses in Malta and to make Malta a more cooperative society. 

1811, 2021

MCF launches its proposals for the 2022 General Elections

By |November 18, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on MCF launches its proposals for the 2022 General Elections

MCF launched its proposals for the 2022 general elections this afternoon. The proposals, entitled “Unlocking Malta’s Co-operative Potential”, were presented to Dr Daniel Micallef, Partit Laburista’s deputy leader for party affairs and Mr George Azzopardi, party CEO. The proposals are centred around four pillars: to acknowledge the potential of cooperatives at the political level; to strengthen Malta’s legislative framework; to provide the right environment for effective community participation and education and awareness. In the run-up to the 2022 general elections, MCF will embark on a campaign to promote the cooperative model among Malta’s political parties, MPs and election candidates. [...]

106, 2021

MCF submits recommendations regarding Malta’s post-pandemic strategy.

By |June 1, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on MCF submits recommendations regarding Malta’s post-pandemic strategy.

The Malta Cooperative Federation has submitted its recommendations in response to the public consultation initiated by the Government of Malta regarding  Malta's post-pandemic strategy. The document, entitled 'Building Better Together' is inspired by the Coops Day slogan for 2021 and outlines different proposals for a fairer society and economy through the different co-operative model. The document makes its recommendations under the various thematic questions listed in the Consultation, and makes direct reference to the co-operative model as an important tool in the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals for 2030. MCF President John Mallia stated that this document is [...]

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