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23 10, 2017

CPMR says failure to recognise importance of regions will jeopardise Europe’s future

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) launches its reflection on the future of the European Union Budget focused on a vision of Europe with regions at its core. At its 45th General Assembly in [...]

4 10, 2017

CPMR prepares for future of Europe debates at 45th General Assembly

The CPMR’s member regions from across Europe will gather for its General Assembly in Helsinki, Finland from 18-20 October. The 45th CPMR General Assembly, involving region presidents, elected politicians, MEPS and European Commission officials, has [...]

4 10, 2017

CPMR discusses the future of the EU budget with EU Commissioners

Vice-President of CPMR and President of Noord-Holland, Cees Loggen, represented the CPMR at a meeting with Commissioners Oettinger and Creţu, alongside other territorial associations and Members of the Committee of the Regions, on 27 September [...]

14 09, 2017

CPMR urges Juncker to work together with Regions to build better Europe

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) welcomes the State of the Union address made by European Commission President Juncker, particularly its plea to strengthen democracy and defend the key values the EU stands for. [...]

12 07, 2017

CPMR Intermediterranean Commission receives prestigious Mediterranean Award

The Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) of the Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) has been presented with a prestigious Mediterranean award for its work supporting cohesion and regional development in the Mediterranean. The world-renowned award, which is presented [...]

7 07, 2017

Mediterranean regions call for cohesion, cooperation & action on deepening migration crisis

During its General Assembly in Naples, the Intermediterranean Commission of the CPMR received the prestigious Mediterranean Award for Institutions from the Fondazione Mediterraneo.  *** Peripheral and maritime regions in the Mediterranean have outlined their key [...]

10 05, 2017

CPMR calls for Europe built on territorial cohesion, solidarity & regional co-operation

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) is calling for a positive vision for a reformed Europe built on: strengthened territorial, social and economic cohesion; reinforced co-operation and partnership; and a Europe based on shared [...]

14 04, 2017

Brittany and Wales discuss Brexit’s impact on maritime field

A conference on the impact of Brexit was organised in Brest on 2 March by the Brittany region and the “Maison de l’Europe” of Brest. Desmond Clifford, head of cabinet of the Welsh Prime Minister, [...]