Migration

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, [...]

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, [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

23 02, 2018

CPMR regions discuss actions to tackle migration challenges towards a multilevel governance approach

Member regions involved in the CPMR’s Migration Task Force gathered in Brussels on 07 February to discuss the key actions being taken to help ensure that regions have a stronger impact and support when it [...]

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 [...]