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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 [...]

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 [...]

18 11, 2018

Job Opportunity: ‘Projects & Policy Officer’ for the CPMR Intermediterranean Commission

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) is a European Association gathering some 150 Regions across Europe, which strives to support their interests in the core areas of territorial cohesion, maritime policy, territorial accessibility and multilevel governance. The CPMR Intermediterranean Commission (IMC) is one of the six CPMR Geographical Commissions [...]

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+ [...]

8 11, 2018

ARLEM Award – Young Local Entrepreneurship in the Mediterranean

Local and Regional Authorities and Young Entrepreneurs: Work together to ensure the dynamism of your Region's economy! Sustainable economic development is one of the three priorities of the Euro-Mediterranean Regional and Local Assembly (ARLEM). In accordance with this priority, the Assembly decided to grant an Award to a Young Entrepreneur [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]