Official Development Assistance Projects 2017

Reference Number:  , Press Release Issue Date: Dec 02, 2016

The Ministry for Foreign Affairs strives to continue building a strong coordinating role with Non-Governmental Organisations offering humanitarian and development assistance to developing countries with the aim of supporting economic and social progress based on the notion of ‘eradicating poverty through development’, in the light of the 2030 Agenda.

The Ministry for Foreign Affairs is inviting expressions of interest from registered Malta-based organisations. Project proposals have to be in line with Malta’s Official Development Assistance policy and must be eligible to qualify as Official Development Assistance (ODA).

The submissions will be evaluated by a specifically set up adjudicating committee, according to select criteria. Selected projects will be partly financed by the Ministry within the limits of its ODA financial provision for 2017.

Hard copies of the application form can be obtained directly from the Ministry or downloaded from Further information in relation to this call for expressions of interest, including the criteria for eligibility, may also be downloaded from the same website or by contacting the Directorate (International Development, Economic Affairs and European Institutions), Ministry for Foreign Affairs by email: or call on 2204 2392, 2204 2383, 2204 2225 or 2204 2275

Expressions of interest should be submitted by not later than 20 January 2017.

Please click here​ to download the application form.


Ministry for Foreign Affairs