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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]