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Official Launch of DEVISE project in Santander

Photo L- R. Keith McManus – IT Sligo, Patrick Devine – NWRA, Jose Manuel San Emeterio – ERNACT, Aidan McKenna _ Enterprise Ireland, Michael O’Brien – NWRA and Tara Nicholas – Derry and Strabane District Council. Partners from the Northern Western Regional Assembly and ERNACT were joined by two stakeholders from Enterprise Ireland and IT […]

RaiSE European Project enhancing social enterprises visits our region

The sixth international Partner Meeting of the RaiSE European Project was held recently in Westport, Co. Mayo. Hosted by Irish Partner WestBIC, the event saw RaiSE Project Partners and Stakeholders from across Europe attend meetings and workshops on 29th and 30th January 2019. Introducing the meeting, WestBIC Area Manager Seamus McCormack welcomed the group to […]

€2.4 Million Investment by the Marine Institute in Industry-Led Marine Projects

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and Marine, Michael Creed TD has announced that the Marine Institute is to provide twelve marine businesses (in collaboration with five universities) with investment funding totaling €2.4 million over 3 years. The funding is being provided to drive continued innovation in Ireland’s ocean economy, a key requirement of the Marine […]

Northern Periphery & Artic Programme Information Seminar

Our First Level Control Section hosted a Northern Periphery & Artic Programme Information Seminar on Thursday 10th January 2019. The target audience was Irish partners who were approved for funding in the 5th Call, and was also attended by partners with existing projects from previous calls. The event was introduced by Brendan Mooney, National Contact […]

€9 Million Delivered to Ireland.

Some of Ireland’s most cutting edge and innovative projects have received considerable EU backing. Last week in Cardiff the executive of the Northern and Western Regional Assembly (NWRA), secured over €9M in Project Funding for Irish Partners through the Atlantic Area Programme.  The NWRA are the Irish National Contact Point for the INTERREG Atlantic Area Programme […]

Trinno Project Partners visit our Region

Participants from Slovenia, Italy, Spain, Hungary and Ireland took part in an interregional learning event in County Leitrim recently. The group were part of the TRINNO project which is funded by Interreg Europe and looks at ways of improving supports for businesses by sharing best practice examples.  This event gave an important opportunity to share […]