17 02, 2018

BSC Transport Working Group discuss accessibility with Finnish Ambassador for Baltic Sea Region

The CPMR Baltic Sea Commission’s (BSC) Transport Working Group, chaired by Kai Holmberg, met with Ms Erja Tikka, Ambassador of Finland for the Baltic Sea Region, on 15-16 February at the Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Council. Invited [...]

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 [...]