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25 03, 2019

CPMR and Greening the Islands sign crucial partnership to enhance sustainability of islands

Gianni Chianetta and Gilles Simeoni (from left to right The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) and its Islands Commission (IC) have announced a crucial new collaboration with Greening the Islands (GTI) that [...]

18 03, 2019

CPMR considers agreement on post-2020 CEF to be partial success for regions

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) has welcomed initial steps taken by the European legislators to acknowledge territorial cohesion as an objective of the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) after 2020. However, the CPMR is [...]

12 03, 2019

MEPs approve agreement on TEN-T realignment: ensuring Ireland’s connectivity if no-deal Brexit occurs

The members of the European Parliament’s Transport Committee on 04 March unanimously supported a provisional agreement to ensure the continuity of infrastructure investments and connectivity between Ireland and other EU countries in the event of [...]

12 03, 2019

CPMR delighted with French Minister Le Drian’s call for a specific fund to mitigate Brexit’s impact on regions

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) met in Brest for its Political Bureau on 07 March, where it expressed its support for a call by Jean-Yves Le Drian, French Minister for Europe and Foreign [...]

14 01, 2019

European policies to support European islands as sustainable tourist destinations

The CPMR’s Islands Commission took part in a public hearing co-organised by INSULEUR and OTIE in Brussels on 14 December 2018 at the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), to discuss EU policies to promote [...]

5 12, 2018

Working together for sustainable mobility solutions in the Mediterranean area

Source : @interreg_gosump The Interreg MED Urban Transport community gathered in Barcelona on 12-13 November 2018 for its Mid-Term Conference on “Mobility challenges in urban and metropolitan areas”. The event was co-organised by [...]

14 11, 2018

DESTINATIONS project transforms cycling infrastructure in Las Palmas and Rethymno

The innovative CIVITAS DESTINATIONS project – which includes the CPMR as a partner – is taking major strides forward in its work to improve cycling infrastructures on the European island cities of Las Palmas and [...]