The Brussels Office of ADR Nord-Est represents the North-East Region of Romania in the EU.
We work with counties, municipalities, universities, businesses, learning facilities, and other organizations.
The Brussels Office was founded in 2010 and aimed to ensure North-East Romania a strong voice in the EU and to endorse that our region is a proactive player that benefits from all the opportunities and that promotes itself as a European region open to the world.
Our team is very vibrant and diverse in background and expertise.
The North East (Nord-Est) is a development region in Romania that comprises the following counties: Botosani, Iasi, Vaslui, Bacau, Neamt, and Suceava.
The area of our region is 36,850 km2, slightly bigger than Belgium, and the population is roughly 3.3 million.
In the past 10 years, in our region, the GDP per capita, the quality of infrastructure, and the economic complexity have all increased consistently, following the national trend.
In 2019, Romania made it to the high-income group of countries, from a formerly an upper-middle-income, according to the World Bank.
According to the ATLAS of Economic Complexity, powered by Harvard’s Growth Lab, Romania ranks as the 25th most complex economy in the World, improving 5 positions in the ECI ranking between 2008 - 2018.
Iasi, the main city of North East, was ranked the 2nd in TOP 10 Tech Cities of the Future 2020/21 – Cost-Effectiveness.