FIRST MEETING WITH ASSOCIATES

The first meeting between PANORAMED partners and Associated partners (Associates) took place in Rome on April, 20th

On April 20th, taking profit of the 2 days MED Programme Mid Term Event that was organized in Rome, it was convened the first meeting between PANORAMED partners and associated partners.

PANORAMED scheme includes 19 ministerial and regional partners from the INTERREG MED eligible countries. Programs, initiatives and strategies complete the structure of PANORAMED as ASSOCIATED PARTNERS (Associates). Moreover, 3 EU Commission DGs accompany the process (DG REGIO, DG MARE and DG NEAR).

CPRM, UfM, EUSAIR, BLUEMED, ENI CBC MED, INTERACT, Interreg ADRION, Interreg BALKAN MED, DG MARE and DG NEAR, as well as PANORAMED partners, attended the meeting that was chair by PANORAMED liaising leader, Crete Region.

Meeting with Associates focused on the potential synergies between PANORAMED goals and Associates. It was a venue to stablish a path to strengthen the strategic structure of PANORAMED. The aim of the meeting was to identify the role the Associates may play in PANORAMED in order to enhance the governance of the Mediterranean.