Norway Grants Social Dialogue - Decent Work programme: Call for proposals

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Within the framework of the Norway Grants, a Call for Proposals under the “Social Dialogue – Decent Work” programme is now open on


The objective of the Programme is strengthened tripartite cooperation between employer organisations, trade unions and public authorities and the promotion of decent work. It will support social dialogue and contribute to ensure that Malta as the beneficiary country, is better equipped to deal with the challenges following high unemployment and to establish decent work practices, in close cooperation with Norwegian partners.


Applicants must be constituted as legal entities in Malta or Norway. All information regarding the eligibility conditions is included in the Call text. The deadline for submitting applications is Thursday 7 February 2019, at 13.00 Malta time. The final date of eligibility of costs is 31 August 2022.


The total amount available for financing of projects is €34,920.  The grant assistance applied for shall be of a minimum of €5,000 and a maximum of €17,460.  The maximum grant rate for a project is 90 per cent.


The call for Travel Support under the Programme remains available on the above link.  The objective of this support is to facilitate establishment of bilateral partnerships between eligible entities in Malta and Norway with the intent to prepare joint project applications under the Call for proposals. 


Innovation Norway is the Fund Operator for the Programme, and all queries should be addressed to the following email address:


The information is also available on