Accelerate Atlantic Economy: Strategy for transforming, developing and growing economic performance 2016-05-16 13:24:09
To develop a combined socio-economy strategy for the Western Region collectively addressing the most significant challenge here - to reverse the high levels of unemployment, endless migration & emmigration of people from this part of Ireland, where this trend had continued since the foundation of the state. In addressing this challenge this region seeks not only to reverse this reality but to make the region/s a significant driver of National & EU growth. By drawing on economic experiences of other EU regions this project will transform the Western regional economy to double recent economic performance.
Lead partner
Western Development Commission » Ireland

Derry and Strabane District Region » United Kingdom

EU IESA - International Entrepreneurship Sustainability Association » Portugal

Local Europe » Spain

Mayo County Council »

Queens University Belfast » United Kingdom

Santiago de Compostela Chamber » Spain

Shannon Chamber of Commerce » Ireland

Sligo Chamber » Ireland

Sligo Institute of Technology » Ireland


Partners searched

Organization types:

  • National public organisations
  • Regional public organisations
  • Local public organisations
  • Public entreprises


  • France
  • Ireland
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • United Kingdom
Contact person
Clodagh Barry
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