Welcome to plumtri! The R&I Platform

plumtri is a platform that serves as a tool for R&I stakeholders in the Mediterranean Region. The main aim of plumtri is to facilitate networking and knowledge sharing and also to serve as a ‘one-stop-shop’ for information on the latest news, events and funding opportunities in the spheres of R&I.

By registering to plumtri, you will gain access to all of its useful features, including the possibility of finding partners for collaborative research, engaging with other members, as well as gaining access to further R&I related resources. 

plumtri is administered by the Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST).

Access Resources section for more information on COVID-19 R&I related initiatives.


Latest News & Events


Decades of overfishing have dramatically harmed the Mediterranean fisheries sector. Catches are now diminishing, impacting negatively on revenues and jobs. As a result, fishing appeal to young people ...

From value chain to value loop with biogas and mushrooms

The EU-funded circular economy project MUBIC focused on the transformation of low-value agricultural waste into high-value products – one of which is used to grow mushrooms, whose cultivation t ...

How our projects moved their activities online

The COVID-19 crisis has been a significant challenge for Interreg Europe projects. They largely depend on face-to-face meetings, during which the partners and their local stakeholders carry out t ...

Boosting Investment in R&I: €100,000 donation by kENUP Foundation to Malta’s COVID-19 R&D Fund

kENUP Foundation this morning has presented €100,000 donation into Malta’s COVID-19 R&D Fund. The Fund is managed jointly by the Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST) and Malta Enter ...

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Latest Calls

PAMEC, Properties of Actinide Materials under Extreme Conditions (ActUsLab)

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FMR, Fuels and Materials Research (ActUsLab)

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HC-KA, Hot Cell Laboratory (ActUsLab)

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MONNET, Tandem accelerator based fast neutron source (EUFRAT)

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Executive (COVID-19)

The Malta Council for Science and Technology requires the services of a full-time Executive (Covid-19 R&D Fund) to form part of the Research & Innovation (R&I) Unit. The successful candida ...

Call for Scientific Evaluators

The Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST) is seeking to nominate suitable candidates to participate in the scientific evaluation of transnational research proposals under the MarTERA 20 ...

Institute of Electronics and Computer Science - Postdocs

Institute of Electronics and Computer Science (EDI) is a reserach institute in Riga, Latvia. We're looking for postdoc researchers to join our research team. The funding will be provided through PostD ...

Scholarship in Japan

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan (MEXT) is considering the possibility of offering a scholarship to a Maltese graduate student (must be graduated before the depa ...

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