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.


Did you know that Con Smith Park is Ireland's first multi-generational playground? Thanks to an award of €69,000 from the Border Midlands Region operational programme through ERDF funding, the park became a reality. @EUFunds_Ireland #EUinMyRegion #EUlocal

Thank you to #DEVISEproject partner, Patrick Devine @NWAssembly for sharing his recent experience @lavalvirtual in #France. Read more about the event here: @podevine @interregeurope #VR #AR

It’s one of Ireland’s largest fishing ports and the 2004 redevelopment of Killybegs Harbour in Donegal represented the single-ever biggest EU investment in the region. #EUinMyRegion @EUFunds_Ireland @eurireland @RegioUK_Ireland @EMRAssembly @ESFIreland

Check it out ⬇️⬇️ our video about Interregional workshop on Industrial modernisation that took place in Florence last month. Video production: @NWAssembly VIDEO:
@interregeurope @NmpReg
#video #promotion #workshop #industrial #modernisation

Ballaghaderreen getting ready to host the 2019 Roscommon County Fleadh @BealachanDoirin

Get informed, get voting! #EUandMe #ThisTimeImVoting #EUinmyregion #EUelections2019

Thanks to #H2020 funding @CURAMdevices investigators have secured over €24 million for their work on 29 different projects, involving 68 partners in industry #EUinmyRegion #ThisTimeImVoting #InvestEUresearch 🇪🇺 @NWAssembly @EU_H2020 @EUinmyRegion @eurireland

Ever wondered what can be achieved with EU funding? @CURAMdevices was only launched in 2015 and it’s now a global hub for MedTech. @UCC @IrishRegions_EU @EUFunds_Ireland #EUinMyRegion

We said farewell to our colleague and friend Caitlin today and wished her all the best in the next step of her career with ⁦@roscommoncoco⁩

We are in the Rotunda @PillarRoom today for the @DeptJusticeIRL launch of the AMIF and ESF Calls for Proposals. Further information on the European Social Fund call can be found here:
#EUinmyRegion 🇮🇪🇪🇺

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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.