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13 04, 2016

European Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker, meets Regional Governor of Attica, Rena Dourou

© European Commission, 2016 / Source: EC - Audiovisual Service “Local and Regional Authorities could be key factors in the required European common shared burden of long-term migration policy”. This was the message [...]

17 03, 2016

Regions have more than a rightful claim to funds under the emergency support mechanism!

The CPMR welcomes the adoption of the regulation for the creation of an emergency support mechanism to assist Greece and other member states currently under pressure from the refugee influx. The additional budget line of [...]

22 01, 2016

ARLEM Plenary in Cyprus: Konstantinos Karpetas represents the CPMR Inter-Med Commission

The seventh plenary session of ARLEM (Euro-Mediterranean Regional and Local Assembly) gathered more than 100 delegates from all over the Mediterranean Sea in Nicosia (CY) on 18-19 January 2016. The Union for the Mediterranean, the European Commission and the [...]

4 12, 2015

A renewed EU Neigbourhood Policy, strongly linked to the Territorial Dimension

The CPMR Intermediterranean Commission met in Rabat on 26 November 2015 for its Political Bureau, at the invitation of Abdessamad Sekkal, President of the Rabat-Salé-Kenitra Region and in the presence of Michel Vauzelle, President of [...]

2 12, 2015

Migration: CPMR, CEMR and EUROCITIES address a letter to Jean-Claude Juncker

© ISTVAN RUZSA/AFP Vasco CORDEIRO, President of Azores Government (PT) and of the Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR), together with both Presidents of Eurocities and the Council of European Municipalities and Regions [...]

19 11, 2015

The regional dimension in the 2030 agenda for sustainable development

A few month ago, the United Nations (UN) General Assembly adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, along with its set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) intended to be a universal, integrated, and transformative path [...]