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5 02, 2020

CPMR BSC Executive Committee in discussions with the Finnish EU Minister Tytti Tuppurainen

On 20 January 2020 the CPMR BSC Executive Committee met in Oulu (FI). Tytti Tuppurainen attended a special side event of the meeting. Minister Tuppurainen was appointed Minister for European Affairs in early summer 2019. [...]

3 12, 2019

NegoBox Analysis | CPMR calls out on unrealistic proposal for 2021-2027 EU budget

The CPMR firmly regrets the Finnish Presidency proposal to reduce the overall level of the EU budget for the 2021 – 2027 period based on Member State contributions fixed at 1.07% of their Gross National [...]

15 11, 2019

Projects stand out at CPMR General Assembly 2019

European cooperation projects took pride of place during the 47th CPMR General Assembly, which took place in Palermo, Sicily, on 17-18 October 2019, where a big stand dedicated to cooperation projects involving the CPMR and [...]

23 10, 2019

Regions at the heart of a reformed EU: CPMR members adopt a forward-looking Manifesto

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) met in Palermo (Sicily) for its 47th General Assembly on 17-18 October 2019, where CPMR member regions voted unanimously the adoption of a forward-looking Manifesto addressing key messages [...]

16 10, 2019

The CPMR gets ready to work with new MEPs and the Transport Commissioner

The CPMR’s Transport working group met in Brussels on 24 September to continue its work on influencing the review of the Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T) Regulation and to set its ambition for EU transport policy.  [...]

9 10, 2019

CIVITAS-DESTINATIONS promotes a green and smart Europe thanks to innovative mobility solutions

The CPMR, as a key partner of the Civitas-Destinations project, organised a Sustainable Mobility session during the EU’s Week of Regions and Cities, on 9 October 2019 in Brussels at the Committee of the Regions. [...]

4 10, 2019

2019 CEF Transport call partially answers investments need for peripheral regions

The undeniable success of the 2019 Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Transport call illustrates a great need for investment in sustainable projects for ports in the comprehensive network.  On 27 September 2019, the European Commission published [...]

28 06, 2019

The CPMR-IMC Regions gather in Marseille to strengthen cooperation for greater cohesion, inclusion and sustainability in the Mediterranean

The General Assembly of the CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (CIM) was held in Marseille on 20-21 June at the invitation of the Sud - Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region, in the margins of the Summit of the two [...]

19 06, 2019

Atlantic Arc member regions reaffirm their unity after 30 years of cooperation

Atlantic Arc regions gathered on 5 June 2019 at the Committee of the Regions to celebrate 30 years of cooperation within the CPMR’s Atlantic Arc Commission and to prepare “A Vision for the Atlantic Arc”. [...]