Research
Ongoing

Parishes and Covid-19

Together with the Secretariat for Parishes, DISCERN is conducting research on the views of various (a) parish priests and (b) active parishioners, concerning the effects of Covid-19 on parishes across the island. These views are being explored using semi-structured interviews and will be analysed using thematic analysis. This will allow for solid recommendations moving forward. Read more »

Youth Engagement Study

Together with Malta Catholic Youth Network and the Justice and Peace Commission, DISCERN will be conducting survey research looking at various aspects of youth community and political engagement. Read more »

Completed Research

Archive

2010
Gatt, Rebecca & Inguanez, Joe -  Out of Children’s Mouth (2010) Read More

Gatt. Rebecca & Inguanez, Joe -  Experiencing Childhood in Malta (2010) Read More

2009
Discern (2009) -  Sunday Mass Attendance Census 2005 Read More

2008
Inguanez, Joe & Savona-Ventura, Charles -  Not a Euthanasia (2008) Read More

2001
Tonna, Benjamin (Discern) -  Maintaining Momentum Read More

2000
Tonna, Benjamin (Discern) -  The Sign of the Civilisation of Love Read More

1999
Tonna, Benjamin (Discern) -  A Surge in Quality Read More

1998
Discern -  Attendance at Sunday Mass (1998) Read More

Micallef, P, Tonna, B, Attard, A, Farrugia, J & Micallef, A P -  Adolescent Drug Use in Malta 1998 Read More

Tonna, Benjamin (Discern) -  The Stunned Society Read More

1997
Tonna, Benjamin (Discern) -  The Sign of the Here & Now Criterion Read More

1996
Tonna, Benjamin (Discern) -  Sign Sense Read More

1995
Tonna, Benjamin (Discern) -  Signs Trends Values Read More

1994
Abela, Anthony M (Discern) -  Shifting Family Values in Malta Read More

Tonna, Benjamin (Discern) -  Malta Trends Read More

1993
Discern & Caritas Malta 1993 -  Adolescent Drug Use in Malta Read More

Tonna, Benjamin (Discern) -  Malta Trends 1993 Read More