14 02, 2019

CPMR backs European Parliament’s report supporting regional cohesion & investment

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) welcomes the European Parliament’s decision to adopt the Common Provisions Regulation Report on future investment in EU regions, which represents a positive step towards a strong, reformed Cohesion [...]

12 02, 2019

INTERNSHIP OFFER: Cartography – EU Affairs – Statistics

INTERNSHIP OFFER - Cartography – EU Affairs – Statistics Starting mid-March 2019 for a 6-month placement period – Barcelona (Spain) The Conference of Peripheral and Maritime Regions of Europe (CPMR - brings together some [...]

6 02, 2019

CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission seals the Mediterranean Cooperation Alliance

The CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) has given its full backing to key plans for a territorial alliance aimed at developing a long-term strategy to build a sustainable future for all citizens in the Mediterranean. The [...]

23 01, 2019

CPMR analysis: UK to lose €13bn regional funding post Brexit

New analysis from the Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) estimates that the United Kingdom would be entitled to approximately 13 billion euros of regional development funding for the 2021-2027 period should it stay in [...]

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 [...]

29 11, 2018

Regional and Local Authorities: Call for proposals and useful links

The AI-NURECC Initiative is inviting regional and local authorities in the Adriatic-Ionian area to visit the European Commission’s websites on (a) the Interreg Volunteer Youth (IVY) initiative and (b) Smart Specialisation thematic platforms. You can [...]

26 11, 2018

CPMR organises key AI-NURECC events focusing on skills development, tourism and cultural heritage

 The CPMR organised a series of events in Tirana, on 20-21 November 2018, as part of the EU-funded AI-NURECC Initiative. These events fell under the AI-NURECC Skills Development and Training Action and the AI-NURECC Task Force on Tourism and Cultural [...]

15 11, 2018

CPMR welcomes European Parliament’s position defending strong post-2020 EU budget

On 14 November, the European Parliament, meeting in Strasbourg, adopted by a clear majority an interim report on the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF). This report, supported by MEPs Isabelle Thomas (S&D/FR) and Jan Olbrycht (EPP/PL), [...]