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VERSION FRANCAISE

Short presentation of the CPMR

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25 June 2014

EU Council: New opportunities for employment in coastal Regions

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13 June 2014

CPMR as a bridge between EU Members, candidate and potential candidate countries

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22 May 2014

CPMR reacts to the Communication on the governance of macro-regional strategies

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05 March 2014

Andor: Unemployment, action needs to be taken now

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17 Febuary 2014

Regions must be on board for Cohesion to complement the EU's Economic Governance

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07 Febuary 2014

The EUSAIR Strategy cannot be implemented without the Regions

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06 Febuary 2014

The luno shipwreck: Must there be yet another accident in order to take legislation forward?

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21 January 2014

CPMR welcomes Blue Energy Communication

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05 December 2013

Maritime sector can boost European industry

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21 November 2013

CPMR regrets the lack of ambition of the EU budget deal

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27 September 2013

CPMR celebrates its 40th Anniversary

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26 September 2013

A new President for the CPMR

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10 July 2013

CPMR supports European Parliament on Cohesion Policy Package

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05 July 2013

Shaping Europe's maritime future with the regions

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02 July 2013

Artur Mas: The Mediterranean should not be forgotten by the EU

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17 June 2013

A fishing Strategy in the Adriatic-Ionian area

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03 June 2013

CPMR calls for a fair review clause and reference period for Structural Funds

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24 May 2013

Tulcea 23-24 may 2013 - Danube, Black sea: Romanian regions at the heart of macro-regional strategies

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14 May 2013

The Atlantic Action Plan should not remain a mere slogan

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26 April 2013

EU 2020 and the Islands, an opportunity not to be missed

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25 April 2013

The Erika ruling should lead to changes in maritime rules

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25 March 2013

Reduction of sulphur emissions from ships: The regions' response

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21 March 2013

Mediterranean regions united for blue growth

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21 Febuary 2013

LeaderShip 2020: Regions have big plans for the future of maritime industries

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11 Febuary 2013

CPMR cautiously welcomes deal on EU budget for 2014 – 2020

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19 December 2012

Maritime Regions join in the EU Adriatic Agenda

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27 November 2012

The non-agreement - A missed opportunity

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05 November 2012

The CPMR Islands say “No” to EU Budget cuts and “Yes” to a rethink of the allocation criteria for Structural Funds

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15 October 2012

A Nobel prize for Europe

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09 October 2012

The CPMR with Martin Schulz against EU Budget cuts

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08 October 2012

CPMR will meet Martin Schulz tomorrow

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05 October 2012

CPMR says no to budget cuts

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27 September 2012

The Regions call for support for European Maritime Tourism

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26 September 2012

A new President for the CPMR

19 September 2012

Open letter from the CPMR to the 27 Member states

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27 June 2012

Integrated Maritime Policy on the right track

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23 May 2012

CPMR at the heart of the maritime days discussion

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08 May 2012

EP invites regional and local associations to speak on EU funding 2014 - 2020

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13 April 2012

More safety for our shorelines after the Costa Concordia disaster

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04 April 2012

PLATFORMA calls for clarification of multi-actor approach in EU development cooperation

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17 Febuary 2012

Islands are asking Commissioner Almunia for more flexibility

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10 Febuary 2012

Andor: crisis is putting solidarity to the test

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09 Febuary 2012

Cohesion, the sea and accessibility the focus of discussion between Regions

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02 Febuary 2012

The Regions speak out on the Future of Fisheries

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02 Febuary 2012

New horizons for the maritime industries

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20 January 2012

The Pact of Islands adopted by the European Parliament

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20 January 2012

A fresh look on shipbuilding and maritime industries: the Regions and the Seas and Coastal Areas Intergroup question the European Institutions

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14 December 2011

Regions call for more cross-border cooperation

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12 December 2011

Local and Regional Leaders call for their active participation in the European Governance

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02 December 2011

Every oil spill is political and locale

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25 November 2011

The CPMR lays the foundations for a genuine partnership contract

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18 November 2011

The CPMR addresses Commissioner Kallas

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03 October 2011

Barnier: The CPMR, a think tank for Europe

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21 September 2011

CPMR delivers a message to the 27 Member States

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18 July 2011

The CPMR's Atlantic Arc Commission voices concern about the future of European fisheries

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14 July 2011

Geoghegan-Quinn for better synergy between research and cohesion

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12 July 2011

The CPMR calls for a Black Sea Strategy

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04 July 2011

The CPMR welcomes with satisfaction the financial perspectives

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16 June 2011

Local and regional leaders urge Barroso to draw up ambitious EU budget and to consider their role in Europe 2020 strategy

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16 June 2011

STATEMENT - Meeting with President Barroso, 16 June 2011

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14 June 2011

The Atlantic Regions come to the rescue of European solidarity

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06 June 2011

Solidarity at the root of cohesion policy

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31 May 2011

Carlos César welcomes the CPMR Political Bureau

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20 May 2011

CPMR in Gdansk for the Maritime Days

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15 April 2011

Ports as focal points for regional development

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13 April 2011

40 Islands together at the EU Sustainable Energy Week

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08 April 2011

Invitation for the Press - The Signing Ceremony for the Pact of Islands

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30 March 2011

EU Marine Research, sharing makes sense

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16 March 2011

EU Strategy for the Atlantic takes shape

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04 March 2011

Vendola and Vauzelle towards a new policy for the Mediterranean

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23 Febuary 2011

EU Energy Policy ignores its territorial dimension

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14 Febuary 2011

CPMR to focus on European solidarity in 2011

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01 Febuary 2011

The CPMR takes the floor at the Cohesion Forum

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27 January 2011

Kallas: Better integrate the peripheries in TEN-T

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08 December 2010

CPMR responds to Financial Times

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18 November 2010

The CPMR pays close attention to the territorial consequences of the CAP review

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10 November 2010

CPMR welcomes the 5th report on cohesion

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08 November 2010

Pielbags ready to collaborate with Regions

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04 November 2010

ESF at the heart of the structural funds

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25 October 2010

Regions at the centre of the Budget review

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08 October 2010

Territorial Cohesion, Innovation and Research must go hand in hand

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01 October 2010

Jean-Yves Le Drian is the new CPMR President

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24 September 2010

Aberdeen hosts the next General Assembly of CPMR

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23 September 2010

The EP says YES to mountain regions, islands and sparsely populated areas

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17 September 2010

New EU plan “Innovation Union” will fail without Baltic Sea Regions

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07 July 2010

Barroso: We need the CPMR to help us deliver the IMP

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02 July 2010

Europe and its neighbourhood: Towards macro-regions?

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24 June 2010

No to an oil spill disaster in Europe

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21 June 2010

The Council launches an Atlantic Strategy

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15 June 2010

The CPMR calls on the Council to complete the 2020 strategy

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21 May 2010

The Regions at the Maritime Days

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21 May 2010

CPMR Islands Commission: Europe's islands ready to seize the opportunities of sustainable development... but want the resources to do it

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19 May 2010

Budget Commissioner expresses willingness to collaborate with
decentralised government

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25 March 2010

Corinne Lepage launches the idea to lead multi-lateral maritime talks

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18 March 2010

The CPMR in Malaga for the Informal Territorial Policy Ministers meeting

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17 March 2010

CPMR calls for regions who are partners in Research and Innovation Policies

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04 March 2010

Claudio Martini meets Commissioner Hahn to defend an ambitious cohesion policy

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16 Febuary 2010

CPMR rallies with Fabrizio Barca to defend cohesion

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01 Febuary 2010

CPMR to act as the secretariat for the European Parliament’s Maritime Intergroup

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20 January 2010

The World's Regions tackling hunger

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14 January 2010

CPMR welcomes Commissioner Hahn’s hearing and takes part in the Consultation on the “EU2020” strategy

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11 December 2009

Recognition for the islands and maritime regions

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30 November 2009

The CPMR is calling for a territorial pact

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03 November 2009

Local and regional associations join forces against "renationalisation" of cohesion policy

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27 October 2009

Open Letter to President Barroso

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22 October 2009

The CPMR participates in the 2009 TEN-T days

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06 October 2009

UN backs the Regions in tackling climate change

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05 October 2009

EU island regions express solidarity with small island states on the issue of climate change

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02 October 2009

From Gothenburg to Copenhagen

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29 September 2009

nrg4SD in Los Angeles for the second governors’ global climate summit

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29 September 2009

European regions meet in Göteborg to discuss the crisis

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09 September 2009

The Atlantic Arc soon to have a maritime strategy

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23 July 2009

Cohesion policy should take greater account of the crisis

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17 July 2009

The Regions facing the crisis

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26 June 2009

CPMR appeals for a Maritime Affairs Committee at the European Parliament

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29 May 2009

The Regions' role in the development

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19 May 2009

European Regions support maritime policy every single day

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13 May 2009

Islands, mountains and sparsely-populated areas to set up special interest Group in EU Parliament

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12 May 2009

Regional governance in a global context

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22 April 2009

For the first time in ten years, the Regions are left out of the six-month presidency’s initiatives

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15 April 2009

The Regions can help solve the crisis

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30 March 2009

Martini to Barroso: with the “crisis” we need more flexibility

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13 March 2009

The World's Regions are preoccupied with the crisis

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06 March 2009

Claudio Martini asks for a European Summit with the Regions to tackle the crisis

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18 Febuary 2009

A turning point for the CPMR

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13 Febuary 2009

Joe Borg tells the CPMR: Maritime territorial cohesion is needed

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06 Febuary 2009

Connecting regions

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23 January 2009

A territorial pact for cohesion

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21 January 2009

On course for the Motorways of the Sea!

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18 December 2008

Mixed feeling about the Energy/Climate change package

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18 November 2008

Regions ask for a deal on the Energy Package

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17 November 2008

European development cooperation Charter in support of local governance

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30 October 2008

Regions in action to tackle climate change

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30 October 2008

Changement climatique : 100 Régions en action « IL FALLAIT OSER, IL FAUDRA POURSUIVRE »

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24 October 2008

A territorial-based treatment for the CAP

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08 October 2008

Green Paper out at last!

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03 October 2008

Regional and maritime policy, two major achievements of European integration

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29 September 2008

1-3 octobre 2008, 36e Assemblée générale de la CRPM

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23 July 2008

“Climate change: Regions in action” - NRG4SD’s world Summit - 29 & 30 october 2008 in Saint-Malo (FR)

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09 July 2008

Les Autoroutes de la Mer au centre des discussions des Régions CRPM

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30 June 2008

Regional discussions on cohesion, agriculture, fisheries and energy have been held in Rhodes.

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19 May 2008

20 May: Maritime Day

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14 May 2008

The Regions of the World meet for fair development

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06 May 2008

"2nd International Convention on a regional and local approach to development" - Press Briefing at the United Nations information centre in Rabat - Thursday 8 May 2008

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26 March 2008

Stay the course !

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11 Febuary 2008

FOGAR: Welcome to the European Union

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01 Febuary 2008

The CPMR participates in the EU sustainable energy week
and gives its views on the energy package

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28 January 2008

After enlargement, a European Union convergence policy for the Mediterranean

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18 January 2008

A project for post-2013 Europe?

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20 December 2007

AN INTEGRATED MARITIME POLICY AT LAST!

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13 December 2007

Barroso welcomes regional associations

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19 November 2007

Ports and Maritime Transport - Seminar in Gijón -

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19 October 2007

Claudio Martini, Ségolène Royal and Joe Borg together in Florence

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09 October 2007

CAP: CPMR launches the debate on the regional aspects of the health check

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28 September 2007

Mr Martini, CPMR, tells the European Commission: ”the Regions are willing to finance the European project, provided that they are involved in defining shared objectives and means”

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29 August 2007

The world’s Regions create a voice for themselves:
The Forum of Global Associations of Regions (FOGAR)

1st meeting of the FOGAR Steering Committee
Cape Town (South Africa), 24-25 August 2007

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21 August 2007

The world’s Regions back at work in Cape Town, South Africa

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12 July 2007

"Les enjeux d'une politique européenne de la Mer, selon la CRPM - Entretien avec Xavier Gizard, Secrétaire général" (entretien réalisé par Pierre Lemoine, Europolitique n°3346, www.europolitique.info)

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10 July 2007

The Sea unites, it does not divide

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15 June 2007

BODØ, CAPITAL OF THE BALTIC SEA…

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11 June 2007

CPMR responds to the maritime Green Paper and cohesion report

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11 May 2007

Piebalgs tells the Regions: climate change is a matter of credibility

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07 May 2007

Barrot says YES to a coordinator for the Motorways of the Sea

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03 May 2007

A boat for Europe - 5th May 2007, Brussels

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25 April 2007

REGIONS AND LOCAL AUTHORITIES THANK ANGELA MERKEL

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13 April 2007

"Erika, Prestige", Nunca Más!

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07 March 2007

Regions: The first worldwide network

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06 March 2007

Regions from 5 continents committed to a territorial approach of development

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23 Febuary 2007

The Regions –key development vector(First International Convention for a Local and Regional Approach to Development, 5/7 March 2007, PACA)

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16 Febuary 2007

The Regions in the single global market

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14 Febuary 2007

Martini asks Verheugen: Why hasn't anything happened yet?

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09 Febuary 2007

Merkel says YES to Regions and Towns

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23 January 2007

CPMR, UNDP and PACA join forces in favour of development

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12 January 2007

Yes to the Energy package if...

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10 January 2007

More Hydrogen in Europe - Claudio Martini and Riccardo Illy talk with Jeremy Rifkin

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21 December 2006

Les Autoroutes de la Mer dans le nouveau règlement RTE-T (only in French)

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21 December 2006

Call to the German EU Presidency: "Europe's future must include its Regional and Local Dimension"

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12 December 2006

« ERIKA 3 » Package cannot wait any longer

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06 November 2006

The Sea an example of Governance in Europe

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27 October 2006

Danuta HÜBNER believes in a Regional Policy after 2013

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20 October 2006

Danuta Hübner with the Regions

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12 October 2006

Martini a Costa: no a un regolamento finanziario RTE-T
senza Autostrade del mare

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06 October 2006

The Energy Periphery - Conference in Pamplona, 5/6 October 2006

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02 October 2006

Motorways of the Sea: dead and buried?

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27 September 2006

Energy, the maritime dimension, globalisation and regional policy in forthcoming CPMR events

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22 September 2006

Illegal immigration: Europe's islands in the front line

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02 August 2006

The CPMR is now awaiting the European Charter of Regional self-government

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19 July 2006

CPMR urges to maintain marine sciences and technologies in the 7th Framework Programme

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07 July 2006

Torn between progress at European level and withdrawal into national self-interests: the schizophrenic approach to involving regions in EU policies

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30 June 2006

Martini tells Borrell: a temporary committee on maritime affairs is needed

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23 June 2006

The first worldwide meeting of regions

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07 June 2006

The Regions, waves of the Sea

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07 June 2006

Report - The Regions, waves of the Sea

The Commission is making available copyright-free an eight-minute film in several languages which includes also the Joe Borg interview. It may be re-edited by yourselves.

To obtain a 8 minutes copyright-free film on this issue please contact Ms Bettina Braun by phone + 32 2 537 44 00 or by e-mail bettina.braun@mostra.com

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31 May 2006

No to renationalising regional policy

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29 May 2006

Press Invitation : CPMR Benchmarking Seminar, 31 May 2006, Brussels

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24 May 2006

Widening disparities in development between regions in Europe

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24 May 2006

Motorways of the sea is the way to decongest Europe

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17 May 2006

The Clémenceau has arrived!

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05 May 2006

Community strategic guidelines, the focus of CPMR's discussions

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30 March 2006

Isolated regions in the heart of the EU Energy summit

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15 March 2006

La CRPM évoque un plan D comme décentralisation

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28 Febuary 2006

The CPMR tells Paolo Costa that motorways of the sea must not be dropped

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17 Febuary 2006

The Regions, legitimate stakeholders in an ambitious maritime policy

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03 Febuary 2006

How will maritime regions adapt to the future climate?
Seminar in Marseille, 3-4 February 2006

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01 Febuary 2006

The CPMR responds to transport White Paper Review

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01 Febuary 2006

Yet another accident in our seas

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24 January 2006

The regions express concern about climate change
CPMR Seminar in Marseille, 3-4 February 2006

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19 January 2006

Joe Borg to take part in discussions with the maritime regions

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10 January 2006

CPMR urges the European Parliament a strong position is needed on the budget
(please see the letter sent to the President of the European Parliament, on 09/01/2006)

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09 January 2006

Letter of Claudio Martini sent to the President of the European Parliament, Mr. Borrell
09/01/2006

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19 December 2005

A new stage giving regions the chance to participate on an equal footing in EU policies

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12 December 2005

Europe is turning its back on cohesion and its reneging internal development objectives

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26 November 2005

The Regions call for greater cooperation in the Mediterranean area

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23 November 2005

Barcelona welcomes the “European Regional Conference Barcelona +10” - EU Regional Presidents and representatives from local authorities and countries of the Mediterranean partnership from across the Union meet for the first time to re-enforce their support for the Barcelona process.

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22 November 2005

Oui aux aides d'État sur l'innovation pour dynamiser les reservoirs de croissance européens

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04 November 2005

To avoid Europe becoming a recipe for disaster, the Peripheral Maritime Regions offer some ingredients for success.

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02 September 2005

Europe at a standstill? The peripheral maritime Regions pause for thought.

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21 July 2005

New proposals from DG competition on Regional National Aid: greater consideration for the peripheral Regions.

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24 June 2005

“Cohesion: more vital than ever”

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10 June 2005

A crucial time for European integration: regional representatives –stakeholders in the negotiations– assess the consequences - Romania, 23-24 June 2005

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20 May 2005

Claudio Martini, President of CPMR: “No to Europe paying the price of derisive budget agreements”.

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19 April 2005

What Regional Aid for European businesses after 2006?

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31 March 2005

Reform of Regional State Aid guidelines: The Regions gearing up for talks on 18 April in Oviedo.

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25 March 2005

CPMR: Conclusions of the spring European Council encouraging and motivating for regional players.

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16 March 2005

CRPM : Coup d’envoi de la contribution des Régions au Livre Vert sur la politique maritime européenne et rencontre au FIPOL.

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14 March 2005

Give Regions the relevant means for a role in Research & Development.

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17 Febuary 2005

What place for the regions in the European research area?
Seminar organised by EURADA/CPMR on 11 March 2005, Valencia (ES)

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28 January 2005

The CPMR outraged by DG Competition’s latest proposals on Regional State Aid.

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14 January 2005

CPMR Political Bureau: Laying the cornerstone of Europe’s maritime dimension and solidarity with South-East Asia.

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07 January 2005

2007-2013: EU ambitions to fall short of expectations?
The peripheral Regions enter the debate.

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