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5 03, 2019

ARLEM plenary focuses on youth entrepreneurship, migration & role of Regional & Local Authorities

Libyan fashion and textile company was awarded the Young Local Entrepreneurship in the Mediterranean Award The CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) took part in the 10th Plenary Session of the Local and Regional Euro-Mediterranean Assembly (ARLEM), on 26-27 February in Sevilla, in Andalucia, Spain.   This year the ARLEM Plenary put [...]

20 02, 2019

Youth at the heart of Euromediterranean dialogue

The CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) took part in a Master Class focused on the key themes of ‘territorial diplomacy and innovation’ in Barcelona on 31 January - 01 February. Co-organised by the Institut Catholique de la Méditerranée (ICM) from Marseille and the Institut d’Études Catalanes (IEC) from Barcelona, the event [...]

21 12, 2018

Big Data, a key issue for Mediterranean Regions

On December 18, 2018 in Bologna, the Emilia-Romagna Region celebrated its event entitled “Big Data, from volume to value: Regional empowerment and value chain networks in a Mediterranean perspective.” The event counted on the support of the Intermediterranean Commission of the CPMR and involved various of its members to share [...]

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 [...]