21 02, 2018

CPMR and the Intermediterranean Commission to participate in project to reduce impact of tourism on heritage

The CPMR and its Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) are partners in "HERIT-DATA – Sustainable Heritage Management towards Mass Tourism Impact thanks to a holistic use of Big and Open Data" - An Interreg MED EU Project led by Tuscany that was approved in January.  The HERIT-DATA project aims to measure and [...]

20 02, 2018

CO-EVOLVE partners complete studying phase and prepare for testing activities

Partners in the CO-EVOLVE project, including the CPMR’S Intermediterranean Commission, recently handed over the last technical deliverable from the project’s studying phase. They are now fully ready to launch the testing activities, which will mainly focus on CO-EVOLVE’s pilot areas. The publication on 8 February of CO-EVOLVE’s technical deliverable ‘Evaluation [...]

19 02, 2018

Intermediterranean Commission Regions strengthen their alliance for sustainable development…

The CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) held its latest Political Bureau & Working Groups meetings in Cartagena, located in the Spanish Region of Murcia on 14/15 February.The Intermediterranean Commission Regions, their partner PANORAMED and representatives of EU institutions and external stakeholders, discussed several opportunities for concrete action on sustainable tourism, maritime and transport [...]

5 02, 2018

MITOMED+ prepares for transferring phase & presents ‘Green Beaches’ experiences in Tuscany

The 6th Project meeting and Steering Group of the MITOMED+ project was held  on 18 January in Florence by the Tuscany Region, with the help of ANCI Toscana and CNR-IBIMET. The partners involved discussed the project’s progress and next steps, and met with Tourist Destinations owners who presented the progress [...]

22 12, 2017

New project on Sustainable Tourism involving the IMC is awarded the ‘Union for the Mediterranean’ label

The MedCoast4BG (Med Coasts for Blue Growth) project, which is promoted by the CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (IMC), has been labelled by the 43 countries of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) on the occasion of the last Senior Officials Meeting held on 11 December 2017. The overall aim of the [...]

14 12, 2017

Call for Tenders for CO-EVOLVE and SHERPA projects: Audio-visual production

Summary of the service required Experienced entities specialised in audio-visual production are needed to assist the CO-EVOLVE and SHERPA projects with the production of several promotional videos. The profile of the entities, specialised in audio-visual production, must comply with the following criteria: Training in communication and audio-visual, graphic design and [...]

13 12, 2017

Blue Growth Community debates blue energy innovation in the Mediterranean

The Blue Growth Community, driven by the InnoBlueGrowth project (Interreg MED), held its second transnational event on Blue Energies in Naples on 27-28 November. Organised by the CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC), a partner in the InnoBlueGrowth project, the event on “Innovation for the development of blue energies in the Mediterranean” [...]

28 11, 2017

CO-EVOLVE prepares for testing activities and explores Sustainable Tourism collaboration opportunities

The 3rd Steering Committee of CO-EVOLVE project was held on 16 - 17 November in Valencia by the Valenciaport Foundation. The partners involved discussed the project’s progress and next steps, and met with other projects addressing sustainable tourism and transport issues to explore opportunities for collaboration.  The CO-EVOLVE meeting was [...]

15 11, 2017

IMC Regions join the UfM Regional Stakeholder Conference on Blue Economy

The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) is gathering hundreds of key actors and stakeholders from the public, private sector and the academia in the framework of an important Conference on Blue Economy (BE) in the Mediterranean. The event will be held next 29-30 November, 2017 in Naples – Campania (Italy), [...]

15 11, 2017

The IMC-CPMR supports initiative towards a sustainable Mediterranean Bioeconomy

The IMC – CPMR participated in Ecomondo 2017, in Rimini, Italy, 8th November 2017, during a workshop focusing on Sustainable Mediterranean Bioeconomy and the Co-Evolve Info Day. The event on Bioeconomy sought how to work on the backlog of bioeconomy in the Mediterranean compared to Northern countries and find innovative [...]