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15 11, 2019

The Islands Commission meets in Palermo during the 47th CPMR General Assembly to discuss the place of islands in the future EU political agenda

The CPMR General Assembly, hosted this year by the Region of Sicily in Palermo (Italy) took place from 17th to 19th October 2019. The Islands Commission’s (IC) pre-assembly meeting was marked by a high-level political [...]

18 07, 2019

The CPMR Islands Commission and Greening the Islands launch an ‘Islands Structured Dialogue’ with EU institutions to support islands sustainable development

Representatives of Island regional and local governments in collaboration with the member Industries of Greening The Islands held a meeting on 18 June in Brussels with the technical and political support of the Committee of [...]

3 04, 2019

European island regions gather together in Corfu for the CPMR Islands Commission’s 39th General Assembly

The CPMR Islands Commission (IC) held its Annual General Meeting on 21-22 March, 2019 in Corfu, Ionia Nisia, at the invitation of Regional Governor Theodoros Galiatsatos, bringing together elected representatives from its island Member Regions, [...]

25 03, 2019

CPMR and Greening the Islands sign crucial partnership to enhance sustainability of islands

Gianni Chianetta and Gilles Simeoni (from left to right The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) and its Islands Commission (IC) have announced a crucial new collaboration with Greening the Islands (GTI) that [...]

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 [...]