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16 07, 2018

Success for the Vasco da Gama Summer School 2018!

The Vasco da Gama Summer School “Navigation: Safety and Environment”, was successfully held from 2-6 July 2018 in Taranto, Italy. Organised by the University of Bari “Aldo Moro”, co-financed by the Apulia Region and the European Union, and held in collaboration with the Confindustria of Taranto, the Italian Navy, and [...]

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 [...]

23 06, 2018

CPMR Intermediterranean Commission supports key debates for Blue Growth Community

The Blue Growth Community, driven by the InnoBlueGrowth project (Interreg MED), celebrated its third transnational capitalisation and community building event on the theme of Clusters. The event, entitled “The Cluster approach for a sustainable Blue Growth in the Med,” was held on 20-21 June in Athens. It was organised by [...]

11 06, 2018

CPMR calls for stronger cooperation to protect the Mediterranean environment at Plan Bleu’s 40th anniversary

Rena Dourou, Governor of the Region of Attica, participated in the conference ‘Environment and development in the Mediterranean yesterday, today and tomorrow", organised during Plan Bleu’s 40th anniversary on 5 June 2018 in Paris, where she spoke on behalf of the CPMR and its Intermediterranean Commission (IMC). Plan Bleu’s 40th [...]

6 06, 2018

Interreg MED Sustainable Tourism community promotes evidence-based policies for tourism development

The Interreg MED Sustainable Tourism community held its mid-term conference ‘Re-Connecting Tourism’ in Rome on 29-30 May. Organised by the BleuTourMed horizontal project on Sustainable Tourism – which involves key CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) partner networks i.e. Arco Latino, UNIMED, Plan Bleu – the mid-term conference brought together representatives from [...]

24 05, 2018

Montenegro hosts international dialogue on biodiversity protection

Podgorica, 18 May 2018 – During three days of open discussions and practical workshops, Mediterranean and Adriatic scientists, environmentalists and policy-makers have looked at common challenges and innovative collaborative mechanisms to protect Mediterranean ecosystems and biodiversity, with the Adriatic region featuring high on the agenda. Opening the interactive debate connecting [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

25 04, 2018

MITOMED+ prepares for transferring phase and discuss first results with tourism experts and policy makers

A dissemination event on “Building sustainable coastal and maritime tourism policies for Mediterranean destinations” was co-organised by NECSTouR in Málaga on 5-6 April 2018. MITOMED+ dissemination event brought together more than 170 attendees, including the CPMR Intermediterranean Commission, and involved a wide-ranging panel of international, European, national, regional and local [...]

20 04, 2018

Seminar Invite: Empowering the Mediterranean Community with tools for ecosystem-based management

The Med Biodiversity Protection community - led by the PANACeA project – is inviting interested people and organisations to attend an open seminar to simulate Mediterranean debate on ecosystem-based management and biodiversity conservation. The open seminar ‘Empowering the Mediterranean Community with tools for ecosystem-based management‘, which will be held on [...]