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14 06, 2017

Baltic Sea Commission holds successful General Assembly in Berlin

The CPMR’s Baltic Sea Commission (BSC) held its General Assembly on 12 June, hosted by the Federal State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, in its federal representation, in the Ministergärten, in Berlin, Germany. Over 70 regional representatives gathered for the [...]

13 06, 2017

Regional development essential for connecting the Baltic and Arctic

The CPMR’s Baltic Sea Commission (BSC) has adopted a position on the Arctic which reflects the views of its member Regions and contributes to current pan-Baltic and European discussions on this important topic.   The [...]

9 06, 2017

8th Annual Forum of the EUSBSR ‘Connectivity’ taking place in Berlin

The CPMR’s Baltic Sea Commission (BSC), together with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and in close cooperation with the European Commission, is organising the 8th EUSBSR Annual Forum in Berlin on 13 – 14 June. [...]

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 [...]