5 02, 2018

CPMR urges Commission Vice-President to secure a strong EU budget for post-2020

President of the CPMR and the Regional Government of Azores, Vasco Cordeiro, participated in a structured dialogue organised by the Committee of the Regions with European Commission’s first Vice-President, Frans Timmermans, on 31 January in [...]

5 02, 2018

MITOMED+ prepares for transferring phase & presents ‘Green Beaches’ experiences in Tuscany

The 6th Project meeting and Steering Group of the MITOMED+ project was held  on 18 January in Florence by the Tuscany Region, with the help of ANCI Toscana and CNR-IBIMET. The partners involved discussed the [...]

3 02, 2018

CPMR’s Climate Task Force discusses post-Paris agreement and climate finance in future EU Budget

The CPMR’s Climate Task Force held its first meeting of 2018 on 01 February at Wales House in Brussels, with around 60 participants and around 30 CPMR regions represented. The meeting was organised into three [...]

2 02, 2018

CPMR presents position on Cohesion Policy post-2020 at European Parliament Regional Committee hearing

CPMR Secretary General, Eleni Marianou, was invited to an extraordinary meeting of the Regional Development (REGI) Committee of the European Parliament on 01 February, to discuss the reform of Cohesion after 2020. The meeting was [...]

30 01, 2018

CPMR & Atlantic Arc Commission regions meet Michel Barnier to set out proposals for post-Brexit cooperation

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) and the Atlantic Arc Commission (AAC) have presented positive proposals to Michel Barnier, the European Commission’s Chief Negotiator for the Preparation and Conduct of the Negotiations with the [...]