Remit: Scotland Europa promotes Scottish interests across the institutions of the European Union and to the representatives of Europeâ€™s regions and nations. Scotland Europa membership brings together a wide range of Scottish organisations, including public authorities, businesses, local government, trade unions and education and voluntary organisations. This diverse partnership gives us a variety of perspectives on Scottish interests in Europe and an influential voice in European affairs. With experienced and specialised staff based in Brussels and Scotland, Scotland Europa fosters strong links between Scotland and Europe, providing intelligence, policy analysis and strategic funding advice.
Remit: The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regionsâ€¯brings together some 160 regions fromâ€¯25â€¯States from the European Union and beyond. Representing about 200 million people, the CPMR campaignsâ€¯in favour of a more balanced development of the Europeanâ€¯territory. It operates both as a think tank and as a lobbyâ€¯for regions.