GISED | Foundation
EMUI_ FOUNDATION(2008) Global Institute for Strategic Economic Development Foundation (GISED) The Euro-Mediterranean University Institute (EMUI) is socially and financially supported by the Euro-Mediterranean Progressive Policy Institute (EMPP), a division of GISED |
Institute for Strategic Economic Development (GISED), an international
foundation, is a non-Governmental organization founded in 1992. The
foundation’s principle goal is to develop, promote and facilitate
entrepreneurial sustainable economic development through partnerships
with governments, multi and bilateral agencies, the private sector and
the civil society.
GISED has the following policy objectives:
1.- Partnership: Fostering
strategic partnerships with governments, multi and bilateral agencies,
the private sector, non-governmental organizations, and the civil
2.- Entrepreneurship & Innovation: Facilitating
entrepreneurial and innovative approaches and taking calculated risks
in the design and implementation of sustainable strategic economic
development programs and social empowerment projects.
3.- Capacity Development: Supporting
the strengthening of government, educational and non-governmental
organizations, and the civil society to respond rapidly to the
comprehensive strategic needs.
4.- Education & Research: Enabling
entrepreneurial partnerships with educational institutions, the private
sector and community organizations, contributing to inventive
methodologies through well funded research and implementation in the
5.- Ownership & Participation: Ensuring
that GISED supported programs and projects are nationally owned and
implemented, securing local commitment through the participation of the
local population at all levels, and a strengthened civil society.
6.- Fiscal Responsibity: Ensuring
that the decision-making responsibilities and accountability are
entrusted to partnerships of private and pubic institutions involved in
the specific project, including the citizen benefactors.
7.- Sustainability: Ensuring
that all programs and projects have a plan of action setting out the
steps towards attaining sustainability, including an exit strategy for
8.- Policy impact: Working
closely with governments and other partners to promote policy changes
in favor of improved local governance, decentralization and enabling a
sustainable development environmen.
GISED is registered in Malta 09/VI/2006 with the
Foundation number 992 and with its registered office at 6, Triq San
Marks. 06 VLT. VALLETTA-MALTA