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3 10, 2017

CPMR & BBSC to debate Fisheries and Blue Growth at major international conference

 The CPMR and its Balkan and Black Sea Commission (BBSC) will take part in the International Conference on Fisheries and Blue Growth (Identifying the Perspectives of Fisheries and Stimulating the Blue Growth in the Black [...]

1 10, 2017

BBSC President highlights need for ‘Blue Growth’ collaboration at Black Sea Stakeholder Conference

Ms Christiana Kalogirou, Regional Governor of North Aegean (Greece) and President of the Balkan & Black Sea Commission, participated in the 4th annual High-Level Black Sea Stakeholder Conference on blue economy in the Black Sea, held [...]

14 09, 2017

CPMR urges Juncker to work together with Regions to build better Europe

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) welcomes the State of the Union address made by European Commission President Juncker, particularly its plea to strengthen democracy and defend the key values the EU stands for. [...]

20 07, 2017

European Week of Regions and Cities

The 15th European Week of Regions and Cities will take place from 9-12 October 2017 in Brussels during which workshops, networking event and project visits will be organised. For more information, please visit the European [...]

19 07, 2017

Investment Opportunities in the Balkans and Black Sea Area

“There’s a very heterogeneous environment, particularly in the Western Balkans, which highlights that there’s a big convergence challenge ahead of us”, said Mr Dietmar Dumlich, Head of Central and Eastern Europe Department of the European [...]

27 06, 2017

CPMR regions call for modernised Cohesion policy at heart of EU objectives

Europe’s peripheral and maritime regions have adopted a policy position calling for a modernised post-2020 Cohesion policy that will overcome regional disparities, boost jobs and growth, and be at the heart of the EU’s strategy for [...]

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 [...]