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5 05, 2017

Balkans & Black Sea Cooperation Forum invites expressions of interest to hold its annual meeting

The Balkans and Black Sea Cooperation Forum is inviting cities / countries to submit expressions of interest to host and co-organise its annual meeting in 2018. Important deadlines are: Submission of the Expression of Interests: [...]

24 04, 2017

CPMR signs ‘Memorandum of Understanding’ with Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation

The CPMR has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC). This very positive step will mean the two organisations can work closely together to boost prosperity [...]

20 04, 2017

BBSC attending CoR conference on ‘Sustainable Fisheries in the Black Sea’

The CPMR’s Balkan and Black Sea Commission (BBSC) will attend a conference on ‘Sustainable Fisheries in the Black Sea’, organised by the Commission for Natural Resources (NAT) of the European Committee of the Regions on [...]

6 04, 2017

BBSC prepares for General Assembly & major Cooperation Forum in Serres

The CPMR’s Balkan & Black Sea Commission (BBSC) will hold its General Assembly meeting on 24 May 2017, in Serres (Central Macedonia - Greece). The BBSC General Assembly will precede the 1st Balkans & Black [...]

6 04, 2017

BBSC taking part in Varna Forum to tackle challenges facing Black Sea area

The CPMR’s Balkan & Black Sea Commission (BBSC) will take part in the event ‘Thinking Together Varna-2 Forum – The Black Sea: Confrontation or Cooperation?’.  The event will be hosted by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, the Solidarity [...]

28 03, 2017

CPMR calls for regions to be represented in Brexit negotiations

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) has called on the EU and the UK government to ensure that the interests of regions are taken into account during the Brexit negotiations. As the UK government [...]

13 03, 2017

CPMR emphasises need for central role of regions in ‘Future of Europe’

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) welcomes the European Commission’s initiative to produce a White Paper outlining its ongoing reflection on the future of Europe. However, it regrets the lack of a bold [...]