Entries by Ray Bartolo

Project Green

A presentation by the CEO of Project Green shared within the MCESD meeting on 27/1/2023 to brief the social partners on Malta’s green project. The presentation can be accessed here.  

The first Social Dialogue MCESD meeting for 2023 addressed social vision, research and innovation

The Parliamentary Secretary for Social Dialogue, the Hon. Andy Ellul, and all social partners welcomed the new MCESD chairperson, Perit David Xuereb, and deputy chairperson, Mr. Mark Musù, at the first meeting of the council in 2023. The new chairperson emphasised the importance and relevance of the MCESD in his introduction and stated that the […]

A Social Vision for Malta 2035

A presentation by the Ministry for Social Justice and Solidarity, the Family and Children’s Rights shared within the MCESD meeting on 20/1/2023 to brief the social partners on the Social Vision for Malta 2035. The presentation can be accessed here.

MCESD’s Civil Society Committee presents proposals on public bus service to the government.

The CSC within the MCESD presented its proposals for the improvement of the bus service in Malta to the Ministry for Transport, Infrastructure, and Capital Projects and the Parliamentary Secretariat for Social Dialogue. The CSC discusses and expresses the general public’s perspectives on national issues to government authorities. In recent months, the Committee has examined […]

The MCESD is pleased to announce the appointment of its seventh chairperson.

      Architect David Xuereb has been appointed as chairperson of the Malta Council for Economic and Social Development (MCESD). The Parliamentary Secretary for Social Dialogue Andy Ellul announced this appointment after consulting with all the social partners. Architect David Xuereb will succeed Mr. James Pearsall as chairperson of the MCESD. The Parliamentary Secretary […]

The Malta Council for Economic and Social Development (MCESD) held its last council meeting for the year 2022.

Following the conclusion of the ESF program entitled “Enhancing Social and Civil Dialogue Through Evidence-Based Research” by MCESD, Dr. Silvio Debono, the managing director of IDEA Advisory Limited and the project’s leader, was tasked with explaining the project’s findings to the social partners. Dr. Debono highlighted that the initiative comprised both training for MCESD workers […]