Migration

27 04, 2018

IMC joins Interreg MED’s “MADE in MED” event: showcasing added value of Mediterranean cooperation

The CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC), as well as many representatives from its member Regions, took part in the “MADE in MED – Crafting the future Mediterranean” event organised by the Interreg MED Programme in Rome, [...]

25 04, 2018

Migration conference calls for recognition of regions in post-2020 EU migration and asylum policies

The CPMR and its member, the Attica region, held a high-level conference in Brussels on 23 April to raise awareness among the EU institutions on the importance of multi-level governance and the involvement of regional [...]

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, [...]

23 02, 2018

CPMR regions discuss actions to tackle migration challenges towards a multilevel governance approach

Member regions involved in the CPMR’s Migration Task Force gathered in Brussels on 07 February to discuss the key actions being taken to help ensure that regions have a stronger impact and support when it [...]

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 [...]

24 04, 2017

CPMR signs ‘Memorandum of Understanding’ with Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation

The CPMR has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC). This very positive step will mean the two organisations can work closely together to boost prosperity [...]

25 01, 2017

CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission prepares for Political Bureau

Regions making up the CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) will gather at its Political Bureau on 1 February to discuss key issues including the Blue Economy in the Mediterranean and Migration. The Government of Catalonia will [...]

4 07, 2016

Mediterranean Regions must unite to tackle challenges

Pictured (L-R) at the Intermediterranean Commission General Meeting in Venice are Eleni Marianou, CPMR Secretary General, Apostolos Katsifaras, new President of the Intermediterranean Commission, and Roberto Ciambetti, President of the Veneto Regional Council - [...]