Accessibility & Transport

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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 [...]

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, [...]

25 10, 2018

CPMR reiterates transport priorities at General Assembly in Madeira

The CPMR and its member regions have reiterated their priorities regarding post-2020 EU transport policies to the European Commission and the European Parliament. During the Accessibility discussion on the second day of the CPMR’s General [...]

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 [...]