Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund

The Funds and Programmes Division (MEAIM) as the Responsible Authority for the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund,

The Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) 2014 – 2020 promotes the efficient management of migration flows as well as the implementation, strengthening and development of a common Union approach to asylum and immigration.

The call for project proposals will target the National Objective for Asylum and Reception, through the implementation of integration measures meant to assist asylum seekers in their integration in our society. The Call will also target the National Objective for Integration, aimed at providing the necessary linguistic ability and cultural awareness to Third Country Nationals residing in Malta. A total of €1,000,000.00 in EU Funds will be made available. The Responsible Authority reserves the right to revise the allocation according to the needs identified.

The open call for project proposals under the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund will focus on the following National Objectives:

National Objective – Asylum and Reception

Addressing the need for renovation works to be undertaken in open centres managed by NGOs and for the implementation of integration programmes amongst migrants aimed at providing them with tools on their better integration in the Maltese society.

Around €1,000,000 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.

National Objective – Integration

Addressing the implementation of integration measures amongst Third Country Nationals aimed at providing them with language training and cultural orientation classes.

Around €500,000 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.

National Objective – Return

Addressing the organisation of Cooperation measures with third countries on return management.

Around €500,000 (EU 75% co-financing) will be allocated to the call.  Beneficiaries need to contribute to 25% of eligible expenditure and any ineligible costs.

Further information can be viewed on the website of the Funds & Programmes Division: https://eufunds.gov.mt/en/EU%20Funds%20Programmes/Migration%20Funds/Pages/News-and-Events.aspx