The Northern and Western Regional Assembly is crafting a vision for our region that is vibrant, connected, natural, inclusive and smart. Simply we have three clear objectives. The NWRA is working to create BETTER PLACES by adopting best practice in international spatial and economic development. Achieving COMPETITIVENESS by optimising EU and exchequer funding and harnessing the strengths of our ‘place’, through COLLABORATION.


See how funding from the European Regional Development Fund has made the Sail Cool Route into a significant success story.
#EUInMyRegion #MadeWithInterreg

Polling stations are now open and stay open until 10 tonight. You don’t need a polling card to be able to vote, however, you should bring a valid form of ID such as a driving licence, passport or public services card. #EUinmyregion #ThisTimeImVoting #EUelections2019

Thanks @NWAssembly for featuring @RedawnAA in this inspiring group of stories, ideas and innovation #EUInMyRegion #MadeWithInterreg

Access to EU's single market has brought large multinationals VistaMed Cora Systems and Archway Products to Co. Leitrim @eurireland @NWAssembly @leitrimcoco @LEOLeitrim #EP2019 #ThisTimeImVoting @EUinmyRegion


With the help of ERDF, Dr Aonghus McNabola and a group of colleagues from @tcddublin have been working on a programme to help save energy dependency in water networks. #energyrecovery #EUInMyRegion #MadeWithInterreg

Should we have an extra summer bank holiday to celebrate Europe Day? Brendan Mooney makes the case for on @CRC1029fm

A tourism project funded through the @AtlanticArea programme is showing off Mayo’s Greenway on a cycle route from Scandinavia to Spain. #EuroVelo1 #MadeWithInterreg #EUInMyRegion

Great to speak to Angela of ⁦@CRC1029fm⁩ yesterday about #EUInMyRegion #reghub ⁦@EUinmyRegion⁩
⁦@EU_CoR⁩ ⁦@StoryLabIRL⁩ ⁦@NWAssembly⁩ ⁦@DavidMintonDire⁩

Thanks to ⁦@CRC1029fm⁩ for giving ⁦@NWAssembly⁩ the opportunity to help promote #reghub #euinmyregion ⁦@EU_CoR⁩

An ambitious three-year project funded by the ERDF is improving the environmental sustainability of one of Ireland’s most beautiful sights. #EUInMyRegion #MadeWithInterreg #RegHub

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Better Places

Global economic conditions and national trends in population and employment changes are impacting our regions and communities in different ways. For the first time, Ireland will have integrated and aligned Planning Policy from local, to regional, to national.


The Regional Assembly enhances the region’s competitiveness by managing the Border, Midland and Western (BMW) Regional Operational Programme 2014-202


The NWRA has a unique regional perspective. Stretching across eight counties and one city (9 local authorities), nearly 1 million people, 45,000 businesses and boasting over 65,000 3rd level students.