Migration

28 06, 2019

The CPMR Intermediterranean Commission Regions gather in Marseille…

... to strengthen cooperation for greater cohesion, inclusion and sustainability in the Mediterranean The General Assembly of the CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (CIM) was held in Marseille on 20-21 June at the invitation of the Sud - Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region, in the margins of the Summit of the two Shores, convened [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]