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Smart Region Enterprise Innovation Scheme

EU Programmes | General

12

Oct

Smart Region Enterprise Innovation Scheme

The Smart Regions Enterprise Innovation Scheme supported under the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) is aimed at accelerating economic growth in all regions of the country, by…
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Great success for the 9th edition of the Cohesion Forum

EU Programmes | General

18

Apr

Great success for the 9th edition of the Cohesion Forum

 The Cohesion Forum has been a great success, attended by Presidents of EC, EP, CoR, and EESC, three Commissioners, Ministers, State Ministers, Regional Presidents, and hundreds of…
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Estonian Delegation visits the Southern Regional Assembly

Regional Planning | General

28

Mar

Estonian Delegation visits the Southern Regional Assembly

Yesterday, the Southern Regional Assembly had the pleasure of hosting a delegation from Estonia as part of a TAIEX TSI Study Visit on sustainable spatial development. The aim of the visit was…
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Most EU regions record an increase in real GDP in 2022

The Assembly | EU Programmes | General

21

Feb

Most EU regions record an increase in real GDP in 2022

Southern Ireland and Luxembourg claimed the EU's top spots for GDP per capita in 2022, showcasing diverse paths to economic success.Southern Ireland led with a 286% advantage over the EU…
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Regions in Focus 2024: Building capacity to address the challenges of a changing Ireland

General

18

Feb

Regions in Focus 2024: Building capacity to address the challenges of a changing Ireland

Over 130 councillors from across the country assembled in Adare in February 2024 at the Association of Irish Regions annual gathering, "Regions in Focus," to discuss and debate sub-national…
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Waterford joins the UNESCO Global Network of Learning Cities

The Assembly | Regional Planning | General

16

Feb

Waterford joins the UNESCO Global Network of Learning Cities

Waterford has been designated a UNESCO Learning City and been invited to join the UNESCO Global Network of Learning Cities. The UNESCO Learning City Designation recognises good practices in…
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Last Chance to Join Regions in Focus 2024 - Register Now!

General

01

Feb

Last Chance to Join Regions in Focus 2024 - Register Now!

Adare, Limerick – The countdown is on! With only a week left until the Regions in Focus 2024 seminar and training event, the Association of Irish Regions urges you not to miss this crucial…
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What’s coming up for the LIFE Programme in 2024

EU Programmes | General

16

Jan

What’s coming up for the LIFE Programme in 2024

The LIFE Programme is set for an exciting 2024, with new projects, results from ongoing initiatives, and opportunities to recognise excellence.Here are some of the highlights:New LIFE…
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Minister Coveney launches €33.4M KT Boost funding programme

General

07

Dec

Minister Coveney launches €33.4M KT Boost funding programme

New four-year knowledge transfer funding programme will increase the commercialisation of Irish research boosting innovation in our enterprise sectorThursday, 7 December. Minister for…
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