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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, [...]

27 07, 2018

SHERPA opens up to other Mediterranean Regions and Municipalities

SHERPA partners met in Marseille on 17-18 July 2018, during the project’s 4th steering committee, to take stock of the testing activities and prepare for the transferring and capitalising phases. The CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) [...]

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 [...]

12 06, 2018

CPMR calls on EU leaders to step up climate action as part of ‘Coalition for Higher Ambition’

As part of the work of its Climate Task Force, the CPMR is part of the ‘Coalition for Higher Ambition’, which is calling on EU leaders to accelerate the transition to a zero-carbon Europe and [...]

11 06, 2018

CPMR calls for stronger cooperation to protect the Mediterranean environment at Plan Bleu’s 40th anniversary

Rena Dourou, Governor of the Region of Attica, participated in the conference ‘Environment and development in the Mediterranean yesterday, today and tomorrow", organised during Plan Bleu’s 40th anniversary on 5 June 2018 in Paris, where [...]

24 05, 2018

Montenegro hosts international dialogue on biodiversity protection

Podgorica, 18 May 2018 – During three days of open discussions and practical workshops, Mediterranean and Adriatic scientists, environmentalists and policy-makers have looked at common challenges and innovative collaborative mechanisms to protect Mediterranean ecosystems and [...]

27 04, 2018

IMC joins Interreg MED’s “MADE in MED” event: showcasing added value of Mediterranean cooperation

The CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC), as well as many representatives from its member Regions, took part in the “MADE in MED – Crafting the future Mediterranean” event organised by the Interreg MED Programme in Rome, [...]

12 03, 2018

CPMR calls for ambitious post-2020 budget giving regions flexibility to achieve EU objectives

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) is calling for the European Commission to deliver an ambitious post-2020 EU budget that gives regions the leeway they need to realise the EU’s political vision for Europe’s [...]

3 02, 2018

CPMR’s Climate Task Force discusses post-Paris agreement and climate finance in future EU Budget

The CPMR’s Climate Task Force held its first meeting of 2018 on 01 February at Wales House in Brussels, with around 60 participants and around 30 CPMR regions represented. The meeting was organised into three [...]