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1505, 2020

Malta Boatmen Mooring Services Co-op Limited join MCF

By |May 15, 2020|Categories: In the press, News|Comments Off on Malta Boatmen Mooring Services Co-op Limited join MCF

The Malta Co-operative Federation Council enrolled the Malta Boatmen Mooring Services Co-op Limited as a new Member Society of the Federation on April 28, 2020. The MCF Council Members welcome the co-operative to the Federation.  With the affiliation of the Malta Boatmen Mooring Services Co-op Limited the MCF now boasts of a strong membership base in the maritime sector. MCF affiliated members working directly in the Maritime Sector now include; Comino Ferries Co-op Limited, Malta Boatmen Mooring Services Co-op Limited, Malta Maritime Pilots Co-operative Society Ltd, MMRTC, Ports Foremen Co-operative Ltd, Professional Nautical Services Cooperative Ltd

703, 2020

IWD2020: Cooperatives can be the tool to reduce the socio-economic injustices faced by women!

By |March 7, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on IWD2020: Cooperatives can be the tool to reduce the socio-economic injustices faced by women!

Gender equality and women’s empowerment are challenges both within cooperatives, and in countries where cooperatives operate. Multiple barriers impose limitations on women, hindering their access to opportunities, often translating into legal restrictions that institutionalise women’s marginalisation. Eliminating those barriers that thwart gender equality is a critical target for cooperative action and a key priority for the International Cooperative Alliance and its member organisations, which aim for a genderresponsive implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. International Women’s Day represents an unmissable opportunity to mobilise global action to achieve gender equality for all women and girls. In 2020, the theme [...]

2101, 2020

MCF congratulates new Prime Minister

By |January 21, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on MCF congratulates new Prime Minister

The Malta Co-operative Federation (MCF) sent a letter to Dr. Robert Abela, congratulating him for his appointment as Malta's nineth Prime Minister The federation said that its council and members look forward to working with the government to strengthen and promote the cooperative business model. "The Federation looks forward to working with the government on initiatives that boost Malta's huge potential in the social economy sector, amongst which there's cooperative housing and social cooperatives." MCF said it is eager to see the immediate implementation of the various processes that were being discussed, including the effective implementation of the PLRC report [...]

1511, 2019

Malta Cooperative Federation reaction to Auditor General report on Coops

By |November 15, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on Malta Cooperative Federation reaction to Auditor General report on Coops

The Malta Co-operative Federation (MCF) has taken note of the November 2019 report issued by the Auditor-General on the Co-operative sector in Malta. The Federation notes that various issues raised by the Auditor-General reflect what MCF and its Members have been saying for years. In the light of this report, the Malta Co-operative Federation appeals to Government to immediately implement the recommendations of the Excelsior Accord and of the Committee appointed by Government known as the Premises and Legacy Review Committee (PLRC), so that the Maltese co-operative movement could move forward with the equity of treatment and the energy it needs to [...]

607, 2019

Coops 4 Decent Work – International Day of Co-operatives 2019 – MCF’s contributions

By |July 6, 2019|Categories: In the press, News, Videos|Comments Off on Coops 4 Decent Work – International Day of Co-operatives 2019 – MCF’s contributions

#Coops4DecentWork - Today the Malta Co-operative Federation is celebrating the International Day of Co-operatives with one billion people around the world and with the International Co-operative Alliance. Click on the link below and find us on the map & find out what other co-operators are doing! The Malta Co-operative Federation launches a new video specifically for the International Day of Co-operatives 2019 - Coops4Decent Work https://www.facebook.com/maltacooperativefederation/videos/878190922534671/   John Mallia, President of the Malta Co-operative Federation makes his point on the 2019 Coops Day in the Press      

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