On Tuesday 10 September, the Atlantic Arc Commission (AAC) of the CPMR met with Prof. Carlo Secchi, Coordinator of the Atlantic Corridor, Ms Izaskun Bilbao Barandica, MEP and member of the Transport Committee at the European Parliament, and Arantxa Tapis, Basque Minister for Infrastructure and Economy, at the Port of Bilbao to discuss the revision [...]
The CleanAtlantic project, led by CETMAR and the CPMR Atlantic Arc Commission, held a workshop on Marine Litter at the Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference in Vigo (Galicia, Spain) on 24 October. The Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference is the annual event of the Atlantic Strategy, created in 2011. It brings together a variety of stakeholders from [...]
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 [...]
On 19 October 2017, in parallel to the CPMR General Assembly, members of the Atlantic Arc Commission unanimously approved during their plenary meeting two Political Declaration: one on Brexit and the other on Landing obligation in the Common Fisheries Policy: Through the Declaration on Brexit, the member Regions of the Atlantic Arc Commission wish to convey [...]
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. However, the CPMR says President Juncker’s speech has fallen short of acknowledging the need for a refocused Europe, which places [...]
The CRPM launches a call for tender for the creation of the BBMBC project website. If you are interested in answering to the call, please consult the terms of reference of the website and send your proposal before 20 May 2017 to firstname.lastname@example.org
The General Assembly of the Atlantic Arc Commission was held in Les Sables d’Olonne on 2 & 3 March 2017, under the presidency of Bruno Retailleau, President of the Region Pays de la Loire. View the key discussions from the General Assembly on our Twitter account! Photos are also available on the CPMR Flickr. In addition, [...]
The Atlantic Arc Commission met last week in Pamplona. Click here to consult/download the presentations by the speakers...