The 2018 SDG Index and Dashboards report presents a revised and updated assessment of countries’ distance to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). World Bank data on social and economic indicators. Malta submitted its first Voluntary National Review on the Sustainable Development Goals in 2018 to the United Nations High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development. The report tracks the progress Malta has made so far towards each of the 17 SDGs and 169... The Trust was established by the Government of Malta in 2011 to strengthen research and development. The Network funds capacity-building projects with small states as beneficiaries, utilising experts from small states as service providers. It is assumed that experts from small states are best suited to understand the special circumstances of these states. Malta is one of the first countries to sign the initiative to accelerate the clean energy transition and reduce dependency on energy imports.