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13 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 [...]

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 [...]