20 04, 2018

Seminar Invite: Empowering the Mediterranean Community with tools for ecosystem-based management

The Med Biodiversity Protection community - led by the PANACeA project – is inviting interested people and organisations to attend an open seminar to simulate Mediterranean debate on ecosystem-based management and biodiversity conservation. The open [...]

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 [...]

18 04, 2018

Noord-Holland and Welsh government sign ‘Declaration of Friendship and Solidarity’

The CPMR’s members Noord-Holland and the Welsh Government have signed a ‘Declaration of Friendship and Solidarity’, expressing their desire for continued cooperation and collaboration after Brexit. The Province of Noord-Holland’s Regional Minister for European Afffairs, [...]

10 04, 2018

CO-EVOLVE launches testing phase and organises first training course in Emilia-Romagna

The CO-EVOLVE project’s fourth steering committee was organised on 6-7 March in Bologna by Emilia-Romagna Region, one of its partners. A training course on testing activities in pilot areas was also co-organised by several partners [...]

14 03, 2018

CPMR calls on European Commission to work with Regions for more effective post-2020 EMFF

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) is calling for the European Commission to recognise the importance of the European Maritime Fisheries Fund (EMFF) in the post-2020 EU budget, and to reinforce its partnership with [...]

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 [...]

27 02, 2018

Call for participants: Training for public service delivery with a territorial integrated approach in the Mediterranean

The CPMR, its Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) and PLATFORMA are inviting representatives from local or regional authorities (LRAs) in the Mediterranean to take part in a training session on ‘public service delivery with a territorial integrated [...]

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, [...]