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7 11, 2017

Local Energy Communities – A vehicle for islands’ energy transition?

The Smart Islands Initiative and INSULEUR are jointly organizing a Public Hearing, 10 November 2017, In Brussels, on “Local Energy Communities: a vehicle for islands’ energy In the Winter Package special reference is made to [...]

5 09, 2017

The IC participated in the Inaugural Forum “Clean Energy for all European Islands”, 22 September, Crete (Chania)

The purpose of the Forum organised on 22 September by DG ENERG is the launch of the "Clean Energy for All European Islands Initiative", which aims to accelerate the clean energy transition on islands, ensuring secure and cheap [...]

19 05, 2017

Signature of the political declaration on ‘Clean Energy for EU Islands’ initiative

The European Commission, together with 14 EU countries (Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Portugal, Spain, and Sweden) have signed in Malta on 18th May 2017 a political declaration to [...]

13 04, 2017

CPMR stresses importance of Cohesion at ‘Forum of Outermost Regions’

The CPMR took a leading role at the Fourth Forum of the Outermost Regions, stressing the importance of Cohesion policy for economic growth across all of Europe’s territories. Brussels, Belgium 31 March 2017"The Outermost [...]

6 04, 2017

CPMR helps shed light on potential for development of islands

The CPMR has taken part in key EU discussions looking at how islands can become smart, inclusive and thriving societies, contributing to an innovative and sustainable Europe.  CPMR Secretary General, Eleni Marianou, moderated a roundtable [...]

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 [...]

10 03, 2017

Corsica to lead CPMR Islands Commission ahead of post-2020 negotiations

Gilles Simeoni, President of the Executive Council of Corsica, was unanimously elected as President of the CPMR Islands Commission (CPMR-IC) at its Annual General Assembly held in Gozo, Malta, on 9 March 2017. Following his [...]

7 03, 2017

CPMR Political Bureau to discuss plans for ‘Future of Europe’

The role of regions in the ‘Future of Europe’ will be the key topic of debate at the upcoming CPMR Political Bureau. The meeting is taking place on the island of Gozo, Malta, on 10 [...]

1 03, 2017

CPMR’s Islands Commission prepares for Annual General Meeting in Gozo

The positive role islands can play in debates on the future of EU policy will be among the key discussions at the upcoming Annual General Meeting of the CPMR’s Islands Commission. Taking place in Gozo, [...]