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4 05, 2018

CPMR Baltic Sea Commission prepares for its General Assembly in Oulu

The CPMR Baltic Commission will hold its annual General Assembly on 15-16 May in Oulu (Finland), bringing together BSC Member regions, partners from the EU institutions and external stakeholders. Discussions will focus on the future [...]

3 05, 2018

EU budget proposal lacks ambition needed to address both traditional and new EU priorities

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) has expressed its concern that the European Commission’s proposal for the post-2020 EU budget fails to realise the long-term vision and ambition required to shape Europe’s future.  The [...]

2 05, 2018

Training on Integrated Territorial Development in the Mediterranean

The CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) organised a training session on an ‘Integrated Territorial Development Approach to the delivery of public services in the Mediterranean’, on 11 and 12 April. This two-day meeting between the two [...]

24 04, 2018

CPMR Islands Commission calls for increased recognition of islands in post-2020 Cohesion policy

The Islands Commission of the Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions is calling on the European Commission to develop a strong post-2020 Cohesion policy with increased recognition of the regional disparities affecting islands.   At a [...]

18 04, 2018

CPMR urges European Commission to recognise added value of European Territorial Cooperation in future Cohesion policy

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) is calling on the European Commission to present ambitious post-2020 EU budget proposals that recognise the crucial importance of cooperation across Europe’s borders, particularly across maritime borders. In [...]

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 [...]

2 03, 2018

CPMR’s analysis shows Commission’s ‘Cohesion for all regions’ scenario of particular benefit to net contributors

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) has carried out a study to forecast the eligibility of the regions in Cohesion policy, based on the latest Regional GDP statistics. It shows that the ‘Cohesion for [...]

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, [...]