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17 03, 2020

Second implementation phase of the MED Sustainable Tourism Community

The kick-off meeting of the new MED Sustainable Tourism Community in Salou (Spain) marked the launch of the second implementation phase of the Interreg MED Horizontal Project. Launched in November 2019 and led by the Diputació de Barcelona, the renewed Community project, will build on the experience and capitalise the [...]

13 02, 2020

The Mediterranean Blue Growth Community tackles the implementation of a sustainable blue economy

The First Annual Assembly of the Blue Growth Community was held in Montpellier on the 4th and 5th of February 2020, in parallel to the Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) Political Bureau. The meeting gathered multi-level decision makers, private sector actors, entrepreneurs, experts, researchers and Interreg programme bodies coming from all over [...]

28 01, 2020

Interreg project DestiMED Plus will foster the integration of Tourism and Nature Conservation Policies in 9 Mediterranean Protected Areas

The Mediterranean is a biodiversity hotspot as well as extremely vulnerable to climate change; its coastline is increasingly susceptible to the multiple impacts of over tourism while projections estimate the arrival of 300 million tourists to the region by 2030. The DestiMED Plus project will work with regional administrations for [...]

15 10, 2019

HERIT-DATA project partners meet in Caparica to discuss the progress of the testing phase and the upcoming activites

The 5th steering committee of the HERIT-DATA project took place in Caparica (Lisbon) on 1 and 2 October, hosted by the Portuguese partner FCT Nova. During the two days of meeting, partners had the opportunity to get together and discuss project related issues, such as management matters and updates, the state [...]

26 06, 2019

The CPMR-IMC presents the ERB Joint Action Plan at SHERPA 7th Steering Committee in Dubrovnik

SHERPA project partners met in Dubrovnik (Croatia) on 18 June 2019 for its 7th Steering Committee with the key aim of discussing the deliverable “Joint Action Plan” (JAP) that the CPMR’s Intermediterrannean Commission (CPMR-IMC) is coordinating. This meeting was organised in parallel to the Croatian National seminar focused on the [...]

17 06, 2019

CPMR IMC organises a Dissemination event on Sustainable Tourism in Barcelona

The CPMR IMC organised a series of events linked to MedCoast4BG/Co-Evolve4BG/CO-EVOLVE on 3-5 June at the UfM premises in Barcelona, ahead of the Mediterranean Sustainable Tourism Convention 2019. On the occasion of the Mediterranean Sustainable Tourism Convention 2019 -organised by the Interreg MED Sustainable Tourism community- which took place on [...]

14 06, 2019

Towards a MED M&C Tourism Management Model

The 12th steering committee of the MITOMED+ project was held in Marbella (Spain) on 8 May at the premises of Turismo Andaluz. 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 next steps planned, with a special [...]

11 06, 2019

CPMR IMC joins MED Sustainable Tourism Convention 2019 in Barcelona

The Mediterranean Sustainable Tourism Convention 2019, aimed at discussing solutions to foster sustainable and inclusive growth in the Mediterranean region while preserving its unique landscapes and precious resources, was organised by the Interreg MED Horizontal Project on Sustainable Tourism - BleuTourMed - on 5-7 June in Barcelona. As representative of [...]

31 05, 2019

Mediterranean Regions strengthen cooperation on Energy Renovation

The last meeting of the CPMR-Intermediterranean Commission Task Force on Energy Renovation in Mediterranean Buildings took place last May 29th in Barcelona. The Task Force, coordinated by the Governement of Catalonia, was organised back-to-back with the Catalonia’s SHERPA Regional Capitalisation Workshop. The objective of the meeting was to introduce the [...]

22 05, 2019

Environmental actors met in Rome for better Mediterranean biodiversity protection

More than 100 representatives of Mediterranean biodiversity protection projects signed up to gather at the Orto Botanico in Rome on 6 and 7 May 2019 to discuss Ecosystem-based responses to Mediterranean biodiversity challenges. Transferring the lessons learnt by a biodiversity protection community of 12 projects, this event enlarged previous debates [...]