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19 04, 2019

A look back at 4 years of action for islands within the European Parliament’s SEARICA Intergroup

A look back at 4 years of action for islands within the European Parliament’s SEARICA Intergroup The end of the current European Parliament mandate also heralds the conclusion of the activities of the EP SEARICA [...]

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, [...]

27 03, 2019

A new boost for a better understanding and development of tourism in islands between CPMR and OTIE

The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions (CPMR) and its Islands Commission (IC) have signed an important Memorandum of Understanding with the Observatory on Tourism for Islands Economy (OTIE) to enhance the analysis and promotion of [...]

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 [...]

14 01, 2019

European policies to support European islands as sustainable tourist destinations

The CPMR’s Islands Commission took part in a public hearing co-organised by INSULEUR and OTIE in Brussels on 14 December 2018 at the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), to discuss EU policies to promote [...]

13 11, 2018

The Islands Commission meets in Madeira during the 46th CPMR General Assembly

Member Regions of the CPMR Islands Commission (IC) came in force to the CPMR General Assembly, hosted this year by the Region of Madeira in Funchal (Portugal), from 17th to 19th October. Elected representatives from [...]