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On your bike!

The NWRA established its EU Engagement Unit in 2016 looking to optimise all available EU funds for this region. As Brendan Mooney of the NWRA says we also ‘set about trying to build regional capacity for accessing EU Funding. At times, EU funds can be seen as a dark art but we try to demystify […]

GIS Project Manager (Grade VII) Vacancy

The Regional Assembly wishes to recruit for the position of GIS Project Manager (Grade VII) on a fixed term contract of three years and to form a panel from which future vacancies will be filled.   Applications must be made on the official application form and posted/delivered (original and three copies) to Director, Northern & […]

Beyond Local – International Conference in April

Why Going International Makes Sense. Small businesses in any part of the country that are thinking of going ‘beyond local’ for their markets are being offered the chance to win €5,000 worth of consultancy services, through Local Enterprise Office Donegal. The Border and Western Region has been designated as European Entrepreneurial Region for 2018 and Local Enterprise […]

Regional Tourism Think Tank

On Tuesday the 27th of February 2018, Regional Tourism leaders and stakeholders, throughout the Northern and Western part of Ireland meet in the Glasshouse Hotel in Sligo. Presentations from Failte Ireland, Waterways Ireland, Donegal Co Co and The Northern & Western Regional Assembly, were followed by a workshop on regional alliances.  The meeting explored current […]

Interreg Atlantic Area Programme – Second Call

The NWRA are delighted to announce the second call of the Interreg Atlantic Area Programme.   The call will be open from 15th March to 1st June 2018.   Please see the attached document for more information or follow the link http://www.atlanticarea.eu/news/60 .   The Atlantic Area Programmes remaining budget of €43m from the European […]

National Contact Point Meeting with Southern Assembly

Brendan Mooney, National Contact Point for both the Atlantic Area Programme and Northern Periphery and Arctic Programme meeting with colleagues from the Local Authorities in the Southern Region of Ireland, in Assembly House, Waterford. The presentation focused on upcoming Interreg Funding opportunities, covering priorities such as:   Using Innovation to Maintain And Develop Robust And […]

Deadline for Submissions

We have extend the consultation period for submissions on the Regional Spacial & Economic Strategy to 5 pm on Friday 16th February 2018. Details of how to make a submission are available here: