IMG_1023The CPMR Task Force on the Adriatic Ionian Strategy took place in Florence on 5th November 2015 in the framework of the CPMR General Assembly.

The meeting led to an exchange of experiences in the implementation of the projects in this area, bringing to light obvious difficulties encountered and the future actions to consider for better use of funds for quick and effective development of this area.

During the meeting, Theodoros GALIATSATOS Governor of Ionian Islands (GR), Apostolos PAPAFOTIOU, Regional Councillor in charge of International, Affairs and EU Programmes at Peloponnese Region (GR), Aldrin DALIPI, President of the Regional and Municipal Councils of Tirana (AL), Greta BARDELI, President of the Regional Council of Shkodër (AL), Silvia GRANDI, Director at Emilia-Romagna (IT) Region and ADRION Managing Authority Team Coordinator, Paola DI SALVATORE, Director at Abruzzo (IT) Region, Managing Authority IPA ADRIATIC, and Francesco COCCO, Secretary General of the Adriatic-Ionian Euroregion Area and Adviser to the President, Molise Region offered their contribution to the work.

After the discussions, delegates elected unanimously Greta BARDELI as Chairman of this CPMR Task force.