Remit: Scotland Europa promotes Scottish interests across the institutions of the European Union and to the representatives of Europe’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: Euromontana is the European association for co-operation and development of mountain territories.
Remit: The Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions brings together some 160 regions from 25 States from the European Union and beyond. Representing about 200 million people, the CPMR campaigns in favour of a more balanced development of the European territory. It operates both as a think tank and as a lobby for regions.
Remit: ESIN is the voice of 359,357 islanders on 1,640 small islands, helping them remain alive. The Scottish Islands Federation is a member of ESIN.
Remit: The Smart Islands Initiative is a bottom-up effort of island authorities and communities. It builds on years of collaboration between EU islands and seeks to convey the significant potential of islands to function as laboratories for technological, social, environmental, economic and political innovation.