30 01, 2020

Partners from the wider Black Sea region establish a network for innovative education

MINE-EMI kick-off meeting and Stakeholders International Conference: Partners from the wider Black Sea region establish a network for innovative education to tackle emerging maritime issues   The MINE-EMI project (Maritime Innovative Network of Education for [...]

29 01, 2020

CPMR at COP 25 | Leaving no-one behind in the transition to climate neutrality

A CPMR delegation, led by Cees Loggen CPMR Vice-President for Climate and Energy and Regional Minister of Noord-Holland, attended the 25th Conference of the Parties (COP 25), which was held in Madrid on 2-13 December [...]

28 01, 2020

Interreg project DestiMED Plus will foster the integration of Tourism and Nature Conservation Policies in 9 Mediterranean Protected Areas

The Mediterranean is a biodiversity hotspot as well as extremely vulnerable to climate change; its coastline is increasingly susceptible to the multiple impacts of over tourism while projections estimate the arrival of 300 million tourists [...]

28 01, 2020

Meeting and Sharing: First Policy Learning Event in Lahti, Finland

On 14-15t January 2020, Next2Met partners and stakeholders came together for their first Policy Learning Event in Lahti, Finland. This two-day event aimed at fostering an interregional exchange in order to increase the attractiveness of [...]

20 01, 2020

A new CPMR analysis looks at the Just Transition Mechanism from the perspective of the regions

The CPMR has today published an analysis of the Just Transition Mechanism, with a particular focus on the Just Transition Fund and its implication for cohesion policy. The document spells out the initial reactions of [...]

16 01, 2020

The CPMR participated in the XVIII Annual Strategic Planning Leaders Forum of the Regions and Cities of Russia (Forum Strategov 2019)

The Forum Strategov has been held annually since 2002 and represents the main platform for discussing strategic planning methods and tools, as well as constructive analysis on the most important and sensitive problems of strategic [...]

15 01, 2020

Just Transition Mechanism: the CPMR welcomes ambition but urges EU institutions to safeguard strong Cohesion Policy budget 

The CPMR welcomes the commitment of the European Commission to an ambitious climate agenda by integrating climate across EU policies and involving all levels of governments as part of the European Green Deal.  However, such [...]