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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

22 12, 2017

New project on Sustainable Tourism involving the IMC is awarded the ‘Union for the Mediterranean’ label

The MedCoast4BG (Med Coasts for Blue Growth) project, which is promoted by the CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (IMC), has been labelled by the 43 countries of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) on the occasion of the last Senior Officials Meeting held on 11 December 2017. The overall aim of the [...]

13 12, 2017

Blue Growth Community debates blue energy innovation in the Mediterranean

The Blue Growth Community, driven by the InnoBlueGrowth project (Interreg MED), held its second transnational event on Blue Energies in Naples on 27-28 November. Organised by the CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC), a partner in the InnoBlueGrowth project, the event on “Innovation for the development of blue energies in the Mediterranean” [...]

1 12, 2017

SHERPA prepares for Transferring phase and meets with Cretan municipalities

SHERPA partners gathered in Heraklion, Greece, on 21-22 November 2017 as part of the project’s third steering committee meeting to discuss the project’s progress and upcoming steps. A meeting with Cretan municipalities was also organised during the gathering to raise awareness of the project and pave the way for its [...]

28 11, 2017

CO-EVOLVE prepares for testing activities and explores Sustainable Tourism collaboration opportunities

The 3rd Steering Committee of CO-EVOLVE project was held on 16 - 17 November in Valencia by the Valenciaport Foundation. The partners involved discussed the project’s progress and next steps, and met with other projects addressing sustainable tourism and transport issues to explore opportunities for collaboration.  The CO-EVOLVE meeting was [...]

15 11, 2017

IMC Regions join the UfM Regional Stakeholder Conference on Blue Economy

The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) is gathering hundreds of key actors and stakeholders from the public, private sector and the academia in the framework of an important Conference on Blue Economy (BE) in the Mediterranean. The event will be held next 29-30 November, 2017 in Naples – Campania (Italy), [...]

15 11, 2017

The IMC-CPMR supports initiative towards a sustainable Mediterranean Bioeconomy

The IMC – CPMR participated in Ecomondo 2017, in Rimini, Italy, 8th November 2017, during a workshop focusing on Sustainable Mediterranean Bioeconomy and the Co-Evolve Info Day. The event on Bioeconomy sought how to work on the backlog of bioeconomy in the Mediterranean compared to Northern countries and find innovative [...]

15 11, 2017

Intermediterranean Commission co-organises CO-EVOLVE’s first Infoday in Rimini (ECOMONDO)

The project's first information day gathering local, regional, national and Mediterranean stakeholders took place in Rimini on 7 November, in the frame of the ECOMONDO set of events.  The CPMR Intermediterranean Commission -together with Emilia-Romagna Region (RER), the Region of East Macedonia and Thrace (REMTH) and CNR-ISMAR- co-organised an information [...]