Malta Council for Economic and Social Development (MCESD)

Training as part of the ‘closer to Europe’ ESF project

In 2010, Outlook Coop, in collaboration with MISCO, was awarded a tender to provide training to MCSED and other civil society organizations. The overall objective of the contract is to enhance the capacity of MCSED in social dialogue. The training programme included the following topics: European social and civil dialogue to better European and local governance, economics, balance between economic and social development, collecting, analysing and disseminating data on social and civil dialogue, policy understanding and policy implementation skills, models of social and civil dialogue in Europe, the role and networking of different stakeholders in civil dialogue, consumer protection, energy, and ethics and values in social and civil dialogue and the role of the media.