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


The reutilization of wastewater and sewage sludges for crop irrigation and fertilization represents a concrete possibility regions to conserve freshwater and to generate an alternative source of organ ...

Sharing data key to tackling major disease outbreaks

As the world now knows only too well, a lack of preparedness and a sluggish response to a suspected disease outbreak can have devastating health consequences.The global coronavirus pandemic has laid b ...

EIT Digital Accelerator supported Sidekick raises USD 20 million funding

Sidekick Health (Sidekick), a Nordic digital therapeutics company, specialises in creating gamified digital therapeutic solutions and programmes, transforming chronic and lifestyle disease m ...

Plug-and-play distributed intelligence for smart cities

The EU-funded BIGCLOUT project’s solutions are already improving quality of life for residents in cities across Europe and Japan, while the Urban Technology Alliance, a new global non-profit organis ...

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Latest Calls

EIT Urban Mobility Accelerator

Source of Funding: EIT
Lead Partner (Country): Application are now open till 15 November 2020 (23:59 CET) to be part of the EIT Urban Mobility Accelerator programme - Batch #2The EIT Urban Mobility Accelerator is an EU-funded programme t ...

Horizon 2020 Award Scheme

Source of Funding: Malta Council for Science and Technology
Lead Partner (Country): Malta The Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST) is pleased to announce the Horizon 2020 Awards. The awards will reward the Maltese beneficiaries for having participated in research an ...

Fusion Technology Development Programme 2020 - Call 2

Source of Funding: Malta Council for Science and Technology
Lead Partner (Country): Malta The Malta Council for Science and Technology would like to announce that it is currently receiving project proposals under the FUSION Technology Development Programme.The call now close ...

Unlocking Youth Potential

Source of Funding: EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021
Lead Partner (Country): Malta The Financial Mechanism Office in charge of the EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021, has published a new call for proposals (Unlocking Youth Potential) under the EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Youth Em ...

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Full-Time or Part-Time Research Support Officer II or III

Project: “Sharing and enhancing capabilities to address environmental threats in Mediterranean Sea” (ShareMED) MED Interreg Programme.Please click on the below link to view the vacancy call.

Director (Policy, Strategy & Internationalisation)

The Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST) is seeking an experienced leader to drive and manage a number of key remits for the organisation.The ideal candidate is one with a reputable track r ...

Call for Expression of Interest to provide Evaluation services

This Call for Expression of Interest is intended for Evaluators wanting to provide evaluation service to the Malta Council for Science and Technology in the systematic and objective assessment of ...

EUTOPIA-SIF Post Doctoral 76 Fellowships Call 2021

The EUTOPIA European University is pleased to announce the opening of 20 post-doctoral fellowships, within the EUTOPIA Science and Innovation Fellowships Programme (EUTOPIA-SIF). The EUTOPIA Scie ...

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