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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 [...]

5 12, 2018

Working together for sustainable mobility solutions in the Mediterranean area

Source : @interreg_gosump The Interreg MED Urban Transport community gathered in Barcelona on 12-13 November 2018 for its Mid-Term Conference on “Mobility challenges in urban and metropolitan areas”. The event was co-organised by the GO SUMP Project (Interreg MED horizontal project on Urban Transport) - in which the [...]

15 11, 2018

Towards an inclusive efficient and renewable energy model for the MED area

The Interreg MED Efficient Building community and the Renewable Energy community came together for a joint event in Ljubljana, on 18-19 October. Co-organised by the Interreg MED Efficient Building and the Renewable Energy Communities, the “Building our capacity of influence for an efficient, inclusive and renewable energy model for MED [...]

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+ [...]

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 [...]

27 07, 2018

SHERPA opens up to other Mediterranean Regions and Municipalities

SHERPA partners met in Marseille on 17-18 July 2018, during the project’s 4th steering committee, to take stock of the testing activities and prepare for the transferring and capitalising phases. The CPMR’s Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) organised SHERPA’s 4th steering committee in Marseille, at the premises of the Région Sud Provence-Alpes-Côte [...]

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 [...]