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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 period 2018-2020, further political messages where approved focusing on the future of Territorial Cooperation in [...]

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, local and regional public administrations, NGOs and citizens, as well as experts in social integration [...]

15 05, 2018

Med territories work together to conserve cultural heritage in coastal areas affected by mass tourism

The kick-off meeting of the Interreg MED HERIT-DATA project, which involves the CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (IMC), took place in Florence, Italy, on 15 May 2018. The partners involved in HERIT-DATA (Sustainable Heritage Management towards Mass Tourism Impact thanks to a holistic use of Big and Open Data), led by Tuscany, [...]

2 05, 2018

Training on Integrated Territorial Development in the Mediterranean

The CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) organised a training session on an ‘Integrated Territorial Development Approach to the delivery of public services in the Mediterranean’, on 11 and 12 April. This two-day meeting between the two shores of the Mediterranean involved nearly 40 selected participants and took place at the ‘Maison’ of [...]

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, Italy, on 18-19 April 2018. This major event, which celebrated reaching the mid-term of the [...]

27 02, 2018

Call for participants: Training for public service delivery with a territorial integrated approach in the Mediterranean

The CPMR, its Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) and PLATFORMA are inviting representatives from local or regional authorities (LRAs) in the Mediterranean to take part in a training session on ‘public service delivery with a territorial integrated approach in the Mediterranean’, with a specific focus on Tunisia and Morocco. The training, based [...]

23 02, 2018

The Intermediterranean Commission continues to boost interactions with key partner networks & institutions for better governance in Mediterranean

The CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) and its regions are currently boosting their collaboration with several initiatives and cooperation frameworks in order to improve Mediterranean governance and cooperation. After the positive synergies developed in Naples at the 1st  UfM Regional Stakeholder conference on Blue Economy, where the Intermediterranean Commission and its [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]