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.


RSES Update for Elected Members via NW Regional Assembly @DavidMintonDire @NWAssembly

Don’t miss the opportunity to join a prestigious club. Follow the action over at #EER2020 @EER_Award @NWAssembly

Shanonnside region needs technological university to fully develop - NWRA - Shannonside

€2.4 Million Investment in Industry-Led Marine Projects. These awards will be supported by the ⁦@MarineInst⁩ and co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund under the Regional Operational Programmes ⁦@SouthernAssembl⁩ #euinmyregion

Is your region ready to win the #European Entrepreneurial Region award for an ambitious #SME and #entrepreneurial strategy? Information day taking place Thursday, 17 January, to support interested cities & regions for the #EER2020. Find more info here 👉

Speaking at @cavancoco on the Regional Spatial and Economic Strategies @NWAssembly @DenisKe85109347

Only a few months until the EU elections and the EU has always put scientific discovery to the forefront. If you are in the RDS this week, find out more at the #ThistimeImvoting stand ⁦@EPinIreland⁩ ⁦@ESF_Ireland⁩ ⁦⁦@SouthernAssembl⁩

Our ⁦@NPA2014_2020⁩ information seminar is currently underway in Ballaghaderreen ⁦@DonegalMaps⁩ ⁦@West_BIC⁩ ⁦@EMERGREENnpa⁩

Positive news for the Western Region in today's @Entirl End of Year Statement 2018. At +9% the #NorthWest had strongest growth in employment in EI clients, with +5% for #West & #MidWest regions. @ei_westregion @EnterInnov

#DEVISEproject announces its official launch for January 2019. Find out more:

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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.