hafidamichaud

Home/hafidamichaud

About hafidamichaud

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far hafidamichaud has created 34 blog entries.
15 11, 2019

Atlantic Regions sign Porto Declaration, marking 30 Years of Atlantic Cooperation

On Thursday 14 November, the Atlantic Arc Commission (AAC) held its General Assembly in Porto, Norte Region, Portugal. Atlantic regions voted and approved the Porto Political Declaration in which regions reaffirmed their commitment to working together and the importance of maintaining a cohesive Atlantic Area in the next programming period 2021-2027 and particularly after Brexit. [...]

20 06, 2018

Atlantic Arc Commission General Assembly elects new President & agrees post-2020 goals

Representatives of the Atlantic regions gathered for the CPMR Atlantic Arc Commission’s (AAC) General Assembly in Comillas (Cantabria, Spain) on 14-15 June.   At the meeting, Christelle Morançais, President of the Pays de la Loire Region (France) was newly elected as President of the AAC, and member regions agreed the Commission’s political goals for the years [...]

10 02, 2018

Atlantic Arc Commission’s hub meetings prepare for post-2020 period

The CPMR’s Atlantic Arc Commission (AAC) held its hub meetings for the second year running on 6-7 February, where Atlantic regions and representatives from the EU institutions discussed plans for the post 2020 period. The six working groups and two task forces of the AAC discussed Accessibility/Attractiveness, Maritime issues, the future of the Atlantic Strategy [...]

30 01, 2018

CPMR & Atlantic Arc Commission regions meet Michel Barnier to set out proposals for post-Brexit cooperation

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) and the Atlantic Arc Commission (AAC) have presented positive proposals to Michel Barnier, the European Commission’s Chief Negotiator for the Preparation and Conduct of the Negotiations with the UK, to reduce Brexit’s disproportionate impact on Europe’s regions. At the initiative of the Atlantic Arc Commission, chaired by the [...]

9 06, 2017

Atlantic Arc Commission to hold first “Hub Meetings”

The CPMR Atlantic Arc Commission’s (AAC) working groups are gathering for two days of meetings to prepare for the post-2020 period. Following agreement reached at the Atlantic Arc Commission General Assembly last March, all Atlantic Arc Commission working groups will gather jointly twice a year, within the Commission’s thematic hubs. The first ‘hubs meetings’ following [...]

9 06, 2017

Vella highlights innovative ‘Blue Biotechnology Master’ at EU Green Week

The project ‘a Blue Biotechnology Master for a Blue Career’ (BBMBC), which involves the CPMR’s Atlantic Arc Commission, gained high profile recognition during the 2017 EU Green Week as a noteworthy project to enhance the European blue economy. This year, the theme of ‘green jobs’ was chosen for this annual event organised by the European [...]

14 03, 2017

Atlantic Arc Commission General Assembly focuses on young people

The General Assembly of the Atlantic Arc Commission, held in Les Sables d’Olonne on 2-3 March 2017, for the first time opened its debates to 25 students from local maritime vocational school ‘Eric Tabarly’. Bruno Retailleau, President of the Atlantic Arc Commission (AAC) and the Pays de La Loire Region, had previously expressed his commitment [...]

18 11, 2016

Atlantic Arc Commission Working Groups aim to agree future objectives…

The Atlantic Arc Commission (AAC) working groups will meet before the end of the year to implement the strategy defined by the new Presidency in June.  In his work programme for 2016-2018, Bruno Retailleau, the new President of the Atlantic Arc Commission and President of the Pays de la Loire Region, recalled the prominent role [...]