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10 01, 2018

CPMR disheartened by European Commission consultation on Cohesion policy

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) is disheartened by the public consultation launched today by the European Commission on “EU funds in the area of Cohesion”.  The CPMR General Secretariat has prepared a ‘fact-checking’ [...]

14 12, 2017

First 100% electric bus arrives in Madeira – thanks to Civitas DESTINATIONS

The Madeira Region is to introduce a 100% electric bus to its streets, thanks to the work of the innovative Civitas DESTINATIONS project.   A protocol was signed between the Madeira Regional Government and other regional [...]

29 06, 2017

CPMR remains doubtful on EU Finance Paper’s proposals for reform of Cohesion policy

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) has welcomed some of the proposals for reform outlined in the European Commission’s new Reflection Paper on the Future of EU Finances. However, it is concerned by plans [...]

19 06, 2017

CPMR evidence shows clear need for territorial dimension in post-2020 Cohesion policy

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) has today published extensive new evidence showing the need for a strong territorial dimension for post-2020 Cohesion Policy.  The evidence includes analysis of the territorial dimension of the [...]

16 06, 2017

CPMR study on the experience of its Member Regions with European Social Fund programmes for 2014-2020

The CPMR has carried out a deep reflection on the achievements of the European Social Fund for 2014-2020 and Youth Employment Initiative (YEI) so far and on their role for the next programming period.  This [...]

14 06, 2017

Final stage of the adoption of the CPMR Policy Position on post 2020 Cohesion Policy

The CPMR is due to adopt its Policy Position on post-2020 Cohesion Policy at the Political Bureau meeting on 22 June in Stavanger. The document will be formally presented to the EU-institutions, Member States, regions [...]

14 06, 2017

New CPMR analysis shows the uneven distribution of the Juncker Plan in Europe

The CPMR has published new analysis which looks at the territorial dimension of the European Fund for StrategIc Investments (EFSI). Five maps have been developed to compare the distribution of the EFSI and Cohesion Policy [...]