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6 07, 2018

General Assembly of Intermediterranean Commission elects new President and approves key policy documents

Several Mediterranean regions gathered in Patras, Greece, to discuss the most pressing challenges for the present and future years at EU and basin level. During the meeting, a new Political Bureau was elected for the [...]

29 06, 2018

Balearic Islands hosts conference on regional responses to refugee crisis

The CPMR participated along with three of its member regions in a conference on “An approach to the response of European regions to the Refugee Crisis” addressed to members of the Balearic Islands Regional Parliament, [...]

14 06, 2018

CPMR supports regions’ offer to host Aquarius ship’s asylum seekers

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) is delighted that several of its member regions offered to host asylum seekers rescued by the Aquarius humanitarian ship. After the Aquarius was refused permission to dock in [...]

15 05, 2018

Med territories work together to conserve cultural heritage in coastal areas affected by mass tourism

The kick-off meeting of the Interreg MED HERIT-DATA project, which involves the CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (IMC), took place in Florence, Italy, on 15 May 2018. The partners involved in HERIT-DATA (Sustainable Heritage Management towards Mass [...]

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 [...]

2 05, 2018

Training on Integrated Territorial Development in the Mediterranean

The CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) organised a training session on an ‘Integrated Territorial Development Approach to the delivery of public services in the Mediterranean’, on 11 and 12 April. This two-day meeting between the two [...]

30 04, 2018

CPMR coordinates AI-NURECC Initiative: supporting prosperity in Adriatic-Ionian Region

The CPMR is coordinator of the innovative new AI-NURECC Initiative, which aims to support the implementation of the European Union Strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Sea Region (EUSAIR). The AI-NURECC Initiative, which stands for Adriatic [...]

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, [...]

25 04, 2018

Migration conference calls for recognition of regions in post-2020 EU migration and asylum policies

The CPMR and its member, the Attica region, held a high-level conference in Brussels on 23 April to raise awareness among the EU institutions on the importance of multi-level governance and the involvement of regional [...]

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 [...]