Analysis on fertility, migration, education and the labour market. In particular, assessment focused on recent development of the economy and outlook, taking into account future prospects and challenges including aspiration to EU convergence and key global challenges. The analysis also delved into key priorities at this juncture and also a potential target scenario for the economy with respect to productivity and employment as well as required educational effort.

Presentation on education was also delivered to a working group within the Council focusing on an overview of Further & Higher Education (F&HE) in Malta, the structure of Education System in Malta & other MS, National, European & International priorities with respect to education, socioeconomic, education Challenges & recommendations for Malta, current reforms & priorities as well as Vision 2020 for F&HE in Malta (NCHE Strategy)