Cohesion

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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 [...]

4 03, 2019

CPMR focuses on skills development & training as part of AI-NURECC Initiative

As part of the AI-NURECC Initiative, the CPMR organised a series of events in Belgrade, Serbia, on 17-18 December 2018, focused on skills development and training. The events were aimed at bringing together young people, politicians [...]

1 03, 2019

CPMR urges European Parliament & Council to safeguard partnership and multi-level governance in post-2020 Cohesion policy

The President of the CPMR and of the Autonomous Regional Government of the Azores, Mr. Vasco Cordeiro, has written an open letter to the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union calling on [...]

26 02, 2019

Commission clarifies methodology for allocating funding for maritime cooperation

The European Commission has answered an official question from MEPS Alfred Sant, Mercedes Bresso, Tonino Picula and Andrea Cozzolino related to the regional data used to calculate Member States’ share of the maritime cooperation sub-component [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]