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Malta’s Research and Innovation Smart Specialisation Strategy (RIS3) 2021-2027 – Draft for Public Consultation 

Objective of the consultation

The purpose of the draft document “Malta’s Research and Innovation Smart Specialisation Strategy (RIS3) 2021-2027” is to publish for public consultation, the proposed smart specialisation sectors that could be supported through the next programming period of cohesion policy (ERDF 2021-2027). The Strategy includes an in-depth analysis of the findings from the stakeholder consultation process, analysis of Malta’s R&I and economic potential, the methodology used, and puts forward recommendations on how best to achieve the enabling conditions of the upcoming programming period. MCST is looking to obtain the stakeholders’ and public’s reactions, before finalising the document for submission to the European Commission.

Period of consultation

28th October 2020 – 18th November 2020

How to submit your contribution

We welcome contributions via email on strategy.mcst@gov.mt.

Results of the consultation and next steps

Following receipt of feedback and its review, MCST will finalise the Strategy document in preparation for the programming period 2021-2027

Personal data and privacy statement

The Malta Council for Science and Technology is committed to protecting your personal data and to respecting your privacy. When carrying out public consultations the Council adheres to Data Protection Act, Chapter 586 of the Laws of Malta and Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation).

This article was last updated on: October 27, 2020