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1 04, 2019

HERIT-DATA addresses Mass Tourism Impact, Big & Open Data Use and Sustainable Heritage Management

The 4th steering committee of the HERIT-DATA project was held in Dubrovnik (Croatia) on 26 March at the premises of the City of Dubrovnik Development Agency (DURA). Representatives from the partner organisations, including the CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (CPMR IMC), gathered to discuss the project’s progress, the difficulties encountered, and the [...]

22 03, 2019

INVITE: Major InnoBlueGrowth conference to improve Science-Practice-Policy interface (SPPI) in Blue Growth in Mediterranean

The InnoBlueGrowth project is holding a major conference focusing on ways to improve the Science-Practice-Policy interface (SPPI) in Blue Growth in the Mediterranean, on 16-17 April in Marseilles.  The project, involving the CPMR as a key partner, is organising the conference to develop strategies that will strengthen the SPPI approach, [...]

8 02, 2019

CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission sets MITOMED+’s Capitalisation activities

The MITOMED project's 12th project meeting was held in Girona (Spain) on 24/25 January. The project partners met at the University of Girona to take stock of actions to date and discuss the project's progress and continuity. Each partner presented the ongoing activities in their own territory, which are being [...]

6 02, 2019

CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission seals the Mediterranean Cooperation Alliance

The CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) has given its full backing to key plans for a territorial alliance aimed at developing a long-term strategy to build a sustainable future for all citizens in the Mediterranean. The ‘Mediterranean Cooperation Alliance Joint Declaration’ was signed by political representatives from five Mediterranean organisations - [...]

11 12, 2018

Protected areas are not enough: CPMR supports ecoregional approach to biodiversity protection

Representatives of European and Mediterranean institutions, public authorities, scientific and research organisations, protected area managers and conservationists gathered in Brussels on 4-5 December to support a holistic approach to enhancing and protecting Mediterranean biodiversity. This two-day gathering was organised through the Interreg Med Biodiversity Protection Community. This community has been [...]

10 12, 2018

‘Blue Economy: The Blue Way of Life’: Blue Growth Community Mid-Term Conference

The Blue Growth Community, driven by the InnoBlueGrowth project (Interreg Med), organised its transnational Mid-Term Conference ‘Blue Economy: The Blue Way of Life’ on 22-23 November 2018, in Barcelona, Spain. The conference was co-organised by the CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (IMC), under the coordination of the Association of the Mediterranean Chambers [...]

19 11, 2018

CPMR IMC fosters collaboration on Sustainable Tourism with Partners from Southern and Eastern Mediterranean

The CPMR IMC organised CO-EVOLVE’s 5th Steering Committee and 2nd Training Course back-to-back with a meeting of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) labelled MedCoast4BG project on 29-31 October in Barcelona (UfM premises) The 5th Steering Committee and 2nd Training Course of CO-EVOLVE were organised in Barcelona by the CPMR [...]

9 11, 2018

CPMR takes central role in European Parliament debate on Sustainable Coastal & Maritime Tourism

The CPMR played a leading role in a major workshop at the European Parliament on 08 November, looking at potential tools and policy changes to improve the sustainability performance of coastal and maritime destinations. The workshop 'Towards Sustainable Coastal and Maritime Tourism Communities' - developed through the Interreg Med MITOMED+ [...]

24 10, 2018

CPMR Beach Clean-Up highlights need to tackle marine litter

The CPMR, our Geographical Commissions and our member regions joined young people in Madeira for a Beach Clean-Up. Organised at our General Assembly, held in Madeira's capital city Funchal on 17-20 October, the beach clean-up highlighted the need to tackle marine litter in Europe and across the world. The [...]

13 09, 2018

MITOMED+ shares tourism management best practices in Croatia

Destination managers, tourism experts and policy makers from Istria took part in MITOMED+‘s 9th project meeting on 4-5 September in Poreč, Croatia. The meeting was opened by a local political representative, Nada Prodan Mraković, Head of the Administrative Department for Tourism. She presented the territorie’s work on tourism and stressed [...]