Integration of Asylum Seekers into the Maltese Community

Date

36 months

Contact

Stephen Christopher Vella

Country

Malta

Development Partnership

Foundation for Social Welfare Services

Demand

Integration of asylum seeekrs into the local labour market and into maltese society.

Solution

Facilitating integration into the labour market through evaluation and validation of one's competences, supported by the compilation of the Personal Portfolio.

Products

Profile and Information Packs. EVC tool (portfolio) Dissemination products (CD, posters, website, evaluation reports, policy brief, stickers, adverts, t-shirts, bags, mugs, pens)

Results

Originally the project aiomed at reaching out to 30 asylum seekers, but the project managed to render service to more than 117 participants, 107 of which have been actually certified, and 63 pf them have integrated into the local labour market. Success rate is 535%