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The Dwr Uisce Autumn Newsletter is out!

The Dwr Uisce Autumn Newsletter is out!

The Autumn Dŵr Uisce  newsletter is out now. The Dŵr Uisce project aims to improve the efficiency of water distribution by developing new low carbon energy-saving technology, including micro-hydropower turbines.

The technology will be trialled in both nations before being launched on the commercial market. The project also aims to build the capacity for innovation in the water industry by investigating how new practices can meet the challenges faced in Wales and Ireland due to environmental and climate change.

Read more about Dwr Uisce here

The Ireland Wales 2014-2020 European Territorial Co-operation (ETC) programme is a maritime programme connecting organisations, businesses and communities on the West coast of Wales with the South-East coast of Ireland.

The Welsh Government manages the programme with partners, the Southern Regional Assembly (SRA) and the Department for Public Expenditure and Reform (DPER).

The programme is one of a family of ETC programmes which provide opportunities for regions in the EU to work together to address common economic, environmental and social challenges. 

The Ireland Wales programme focuses on seeking solutions to shared challenges on both sides of the Irish sea, to improve the economic and sustainable development priorities of Wales and Ireland.

The programme focuses on:

  • Cross border innovation
  • Adaptation of the Irish Sea and Coastal Communities to Climate Change
  • Cultural and Natural Resources and Heritage

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Ireland signs €3.5 billion Partnership Agreement with EU for Cohesion Funds 2021-27

The Assembly | EU Programmes

23

Sep

Ireland signs €3.5 billion Partnership Agreement with EU for Cohesion Funds 2021-27

European Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms, Elisa Ferreira visited Ireland this week to launch the Cohesion Funds Partnership Agreement with Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform,…

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EU Commissioner Visits Waterford

The Assembly | EU Programmes

20

Sep

EU Commissioner Visits Waterford

The Mayor of Waterford, Cllr. John O’Leary welcomed the European Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms, Elisa Ferreira, to Waterford City on Monday 19th September to see first-hand some…

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