External Cooperation (Neighbourhood & Development Cooperation)

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14 12, 2017

New European study: Evolution of decentralised cooperation towards more effective and accountable partnerships

                               New trends in decentralised cooperation offer a major opportunity for local and regional governments (LRGs) and communities to jointly develop innovative approaches to improving people’s lives. The UN 2030 Agenda for [...]

3 10, 2017

CPMR & BBSC to debate Fisheries and Blue Growth at major international conference

 The CPMR and its Balkan and Black Sea Commission (BBSC) will take part in the International Conference on Fisheries and Blue Growth (Identifying the Perspectives of Fisheries and Stimulating the Blue Growth in the Black [...]

12 07, 2017

CPMR Intermediterranean Commission receives prestigious Mediterranean Award

The Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) of the Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) has been presented with a prestigious Mediterranean award for its work supporting cohesion and regional development in the Mediterranean. The world-renowned award, which is presented [...]

7 07, 2017

Mediterranean regions call for cohesion, cooperation & action on deepening migration crisis

During its General Assembly in Naples, the Intermediterranean Commission of the CPMR received the prestigious Mediterranean Award for Institutions from the Fondazione Mediterraneo.  *** Peripheral and maritime regions in the Mediterranean have outlined their key [...]

24 04, 2017

CPMR signs ‘Memorandum of Understanding’ with Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation

The CPMR has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC). This very positive step will mean the two organisations can work closely together to boost prosperity [...]

14 02, 2017

CPMR joins PLATFORMA discussion on Eastern Partnership

The CPMR took part in PLATFORMA’s Eastern Neighbourhood Coordination Seminar, held in Tbilisi, Georgia, on 15-16 December, 2016. The seminar, organised as part of the PLATFORMA Eastern Neighbourhood Programme run in Georgia, the Republic of [...]

10 02, 2017

Questionnaire: Shaping a new generation of decentralised cooperation

The CPMR, in collaboration with the Basque Government, Lead Region of its External Cooperation Working Group, is launching a questionnaire with the aim of identifying experiences that can contribute to providing the core elements of [...]

23 11, 2016

CPMR attending PLATFORMA Eastern Neighbourhood Seminar

The CPMR, one of the 34 PLATFORMA partners, will be a speaker at the PLATFORMA Eastern Neighbourhood Coordination Seminar on 15-16 December 2016 in Tbilisi, Georgia.  The session, entitled “Providing tangible results to citizens: Local [...]

4 07, 2016

Mediterranean Regions must unite to tackle challenges

Pictured (L-R) at the Intermediterranean Commission General Meeting in Venice are Eleni Marianou, CPMR Secretary General, Apostolos Katsifaras, new President of the Intermediterranean Commission, and Roberto Ciambetti, President of the Veneto Regional Council - [...]