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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, [...]

18 10, 2018

EU islands in the spotlight during European Week of Regions and Cities

The CPMR Islands Commission’s took part in several key workshops during this year’s European Week of Regions and Cities (EWRC), held in Brussels from 9-12 October. EU close to islands, mountains and sparsely populated areas, [...]

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, [...]

4 05, 2018

CPMR Baltic Sea Commission prepares for its General Assembly in Oulu

The CPMR Baltic Commission will hold its annual General Assembly on 15-16 May in Oulu (Finland), bringing together BSC Member regions, partners from the EU institutions and external stakeholders. Discussions will focus on the future [...]

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 [...]

18 04, 2018

Noord-Holland and Welsh government sign ‘Declaration of Friendship and Solidarity’

The CPMR’s members Noord-Holland and the Welsh Government have signed a ‘Declaration of Friendship and Solidarity’, expressing their desire for continued cooperation and collaboration after Brexit. The Province of Noord-Holland’s Regional Minister for European Afffairs, [...]

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 [...]

26 02, 2018

CPMR’s Political Bureau prepares to agree policy position on post-2020 EU budget

The CPMR’s Political Bureau will gather in the city of Patras, in the region of Western Greece, on 08 March to agree the policy position of member regions for the post-2020 EU budget. The meeting, [...]

30 01, 2018

CPMR & Atlantic Arc Commission regions meet Michel Barnier to set out proposals for post-Brexit cooperation

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) and the Atlantic Arc Commission (AAC) have presented positive proposals to Michel Barnier, the European Commission’s Chief Negotiator for the Preparation and Conduct of the Negotiations with the [...]