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19 05, 2017

CPMR Baltic Sea Commission contributes to drafting of Baltic 2030 Action Plan

The ratification of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the UN General Assembly in September 2015, composed of 17 goals and 169 targets, set a global agenda for achieving environmental sustainability, social inclusion and economic [...]

3 05, 2017

Baltic Sea Commission welcomes EU support for macro-regional strategies

The CPMR’s Baltic Sea Commission (BSC) welcomes the support for European macro-regional strategies by the Council of the European Union, as stated in its conclusions, published on the 25 April, 2017. The position implies a [...]

2 05, 2017

Baltic Sea Commission’s Executive Committee plans future activities

The CPMR Baltic Sea Commission’s (BSC) Executive Committee has laid the ground work for key activities and strategies in the coming years. Over 20 representatives from Baltic Sea member regions attended the Executive Committee meeting, [...]

13 04, 2017

BSC welcomes report showing economic impact of rural regions in Northernmost Europe

The CPMR’s Baltic Sea Commission (BSC) has welcomed a new report which shows that sparsely populated rural regions in northernmost Europe make an important contribution to growth and productivity in the EU. The launch [...]

12 04, 2017

Baltic Sea Commission prepares for General Assembly & EUSBSR Forum in Berlin

The CPMR’s Baltic Sea Commission (BSC) is holding its General Assembly on 12 June, 2017, back-to-back with the major stakeholder conference, the 8th Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region. The [...]

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 [...]

28 03, 2017

The Baltic Sea Future – Innovations, visions and leadership for a sustainable Baltic Sea

The environmental and societal challenges in the Baltic Sea region are numerous and the work for sustainable development needs to speed up immediately. The potential to turn these challenges into opportunities are great and studies [...]

16 03, 2017

Regions support CPMR’s Future of Europe ‘Reflection’ at Political Bureau

CPMR member regions have given their full backing to the CPMR’s initiative to hold a ‘Reflection’ on the Future of Europe. The CPMR presented its proposal for the Reflection during its Political Bureau, held on [...]