North-East Regional Development Agency
North-East RDA is a NGO of public utility established in 1999 on the basis of Law for Regional Development in Romania with the purpose to implement regional development policy in North-East Region (statistic unit-NUTS II level), today with 143 employees engaged in the following activity fields:
- design in public consultation regional development plans: 7 strategic exercises developed for feeding National Development Plan and generate support for Regional Development Programs (Phare ESC, Governmental Programs and Regional Operational Program);
- design of regional innovation strategy, regional action plan for VET & for Tourism;
- implementing Authority for Phare ESC Programs (1998-2006);
- Intermediate Body for Regional Operational Program and Competitiveness and Economic Growth Program for 2007-2013;
- 15 years of experience with technical assistance for public authorities & potential applicants in private sector for project development, implementation and monitoring;
- 6 years of information and communication activities on European themes through the North-East EUROPE DIRECT Centre.
- Human resources training and research in regional development sector through the Regional Studies Center since 2010.
Contact person for ECOTOUR project:
Mrs. Roxana Pintilescu, Regional Studies Center Director, NERDA
Str. Lt. Draghescu, Nr.9, Piatra Neamt, Romania
Phone/fax: 004 0233 222 432