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Application for new private members

The GAL Xlokk Foundation (GXF) would like to welcome on board new private members interested to form part of the Local Action Group (LAG). GXF Adhesion formDuring a  meeting held on the 26th November 2020, the Board members have agreed that the call for new private members remains open until 9th December 2020, at noon.

Local entrepreneurs, agro-alimentary producers, farmers, artisans, artists, voluntary organisations, private entities, operators involved in rural experiences and/or the hospitality industry within the Xlokk (South-East) territory are encouraged to fill in the below application form and send a copy to [email protected].

If you have a direct interest in agriculture, SMEs, rural economy, agro-tourism and environment amongst others, you are encouraged to become a GXF member and increase your chance to exchange experiences and learn about the role of local action groups within the Maltese islands.

Public consultation on a new initiative by the European Commission for a long-term vision for rural areas.

The European Commission has launched on 7 September 2020 a public consultation on its new initiative for a long-term vision for rural areas. This consultation aims to collect views on current opportunities and challenges in rural areas, aspirations for rural areas in 2040 and the actions needed to achieve these aspirations. Here is the link:

https://ec.europa.eu/info/law/better-regulation/have-your-say/initiatives/12525-Long-term-vision-for-rural-areas

 

List of applications received – Measure 1 and 2

The GXF is publishing the list of applications under the below measures as per deadline (23.07.2020, at noon):

  • Measure 1 – Restoration of assets of artistic & cultural value;
  • Measure 2 – Strengthening a healthy cultural identity.

The Foundation is informing the general public that the budget under the two above-mentioned measures has been allocated; therefore, the measures are now closed, subject to any other notification issued.list of applications