Accessibility & Transport

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12 03, 2018

CPMR calls for ambitious post-2020 budget giving regions flexibility to achieve EU objectives

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) is calling for the European Commission to deliver an ambitious post-2020 EU budget that gives regions the leeway they need to realise the EU’s political vision for Europe’s [...]

26 02, 2018

CPMR’s Political Bureau prepares to agree policy position on post-2020 EU budget

The CPMR’s Political Bureau will gather in the city of Patras, in the region of Western Greece, on 08 March to agree the policy position of member regions for the post-2020 EU budget. The meeting, [...]

21 02, 2018

CPMR regions invited to provide input into revision of EU Directive on ‘port reception facilities for the delivery of waste from ships’

The CPMR’s member regions are being invited to provide input into the proposal for revision of the European Commission’s Directive on port reception facilities for the delivery of waste from ships. The Commission says the [...]

18 02, 2018

CPMR makes European Commission and Parliament aware of transport priorities

The CPMR has written to the European Commission and the European Parliament to make them aware of the priorities of it member regions on transport, ahead of the release of the European Commission's proposals for [...]

17 02, 2018

BSC Transport Working Group discuss accessibility with Finnish Ambassador for Baltic Sea Region

The CPMR Baltic Sea Commission’s (BSC) Transport Working Group, chaired by Kai Holmberg, met with Ms Erja Tikka, Ambassador of Finland for the Baltic Sea Region, on 15-16 February at the Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Council. Invited [...]

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 [...]

9 12, 2017

CPMR Regions debate with European Parliament on Eurovignette revision

CPMR member regions have presented to the European Parliament their views on the European Commission’s proposal for revision of the Eurovignette Directive. As part of its new mobility package, the European Commission is proposing to [...]