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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 by the highly-respected network for peace and dialogue, Fondazione Mediterraneo (FM), has since 1996 been [...]

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 political priorities, including the need for a coordinated strategy to deal with the deepening migration [...]

22 06, 2017

CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission prepares for its General Assembly in Naples

The contribution of the Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) towards the ongoing debates on the future of the European Union, cohesion and the multilevel cooperation at Mediterranean level will be at the heart of upcoming discussions. The Intermediterranean Commission’s (IMC) Annual General Meeting will take place in Naples (Campania), Italy, on 6-7 [...]

16 03, 2017

Regions support CPMR’s Future of Europe ‘Reflection’ at Political Bureau

CPMR member regions have given their full backing to the CPMR’s initiative to hold a ‘Reflection’ on the Future of Europe. The CPMR presented its proposal for the Reflection during its Political Bureau, held on the island of Gozo, Malta on 10 March, at the kind invitation of Anton Refalo, [...]

7 03, 2017

CPMR Political Bureau to discuss plans for ‘Future of Europe’

The role of regions in the ‘Future of Europe’ will be the key topic of debate at the upcoming CPMR Political Bureau. The meeting is taking place on the island of Gozo, Malta, on 10 March, at the kind invitation of Anton Refalo, Minister of Gozo. Held during the Maltese [...]

7 02, 2017

Med Regions to foster Blue Economy in the Mediterranean

CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission prepares for Political Bureau Regions making up the CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) gathered at its Political Bureau on 1 February to discuss key issues including perspectives for Blue Economy in the Mediterranean and Migration challenges. A Final political declaration was also approved by the regions [...]

25 01, 2017

CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission prepares for Political Bureau

Regions making up the CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) will gather at its Political Bureau on 1 February to discuss key issues including the Blue Economy in the Mediterranean and Migration. The Government of Catalonia will host the IMC Political Bureau in Barcelona, at the premises of the Union for the [...]

5 10, 2016

Integrated Territorial Development: key focus for Mediterranean

The CPMR’s InterMediterranean Commission (IMC) recently took part in a major series of workshops aimed at improving territorial cooperation on issues such as climate change, energy, youth unemployment and socio-economic governance.   The Mediterranean Commission of United Cities and Local Governments’ workshops, which took place in Sousse, Tunisia, on 22-23 September, [...]

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 - credit Consiglio regionale del Veneto The CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) has stated that Regions [...]

23 10, 2015

The CPMR Intermediterranean Commission fosters its synergies with key players of the Mediterranean

The CPMR Inter-Mediterranean Commission (CPMR-IMC) is developing new synergies with other key players of the Mediterranean, after signing in 2013 and 2015 the Memorandums of Understanding with the Union for the Mediterranean and the Center for Mediterranean Integration and furthering the solid relations developed with Med Networks such as Arco [...]