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29 10, 2018

Regions stress importance of cohesion and cross-border maritime cooperation at 46th CPMR General Assembly

The future of Europe, the EU Budget and post-2020 EU policies impacting on regions were among the key issues discussed at the CPMR General Assembly, held in Funchal, Madeira, on 17-19 October, 2018. Miguel Albuquerque, [...]

12 10, 2018

CPMR prepares for key discussions on future of Europe & post-2020 EU Budget at 46th General Assembly

The CPMR’s member regions from across Europe will gather for its General Assembly in Funchal, Madeira from 18-20 October 2018. The 46th CPMR General Assembly, involving region presidents, elected politicians, MEPS and European Commission officials, [...]

9 07, 2018

Job opportunity: CPMR Policy Officer on Transport and Accessibility/Climate

The CPMR is currently seeking a Policy Officer to support the CPMR General Secretariat on Transport and Accessibility and  climate issues, and to represent the CPMR member regions and their positions regarding the areas of [...]

6 05, 2018

REMINDER: Regions invited to provide input into revision of Directive port reception facilities for delivery of ships’ waste

©-Marina-Bukin The CPMR reminds its member regions that they can still provide input into the proposal for revision of the European Commission’s Directive on port reception facilities for the delivery of waste from [...]

3 05, 2018

EU budget proposal lacks ambition needed to address both traditional and new EU priorities

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) has expressed its concern that the European Commission’s proposal for the post-2020 EU budget fails to realise the long-term vision and ambition required to shape Europe’s future.  The [...]

2 05, 2018

Transport Working Groups of the North Sea and Baltic Sea Commission meet in Stockholm

Members of the Transport Working Groups of the CPMR’s North Sea Commission (NSC) and Baltic Sea Commission (BSC) held a joint meeting on 5-6 April in Stockholm. The event offered the  chance to share best [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]