NE RDE is non-governmental, nonprofit, public utility institution under Law 315 from 28 June 2004 regarding the Regional Development in Romania.

About Us

The North-East Region is the largest development region of Romania in terms of the number of inhabitants (3,3 Mil) and the area owned (36,850 Km2), being composed of six counties: Bacău, Botoșani, Iași, Neamț, Suceava and Vaslui.

RDA is a generator of economic and social development in the North-East Region. It develops strategies, attracts resources, identifies and implements financing programs and offers services for stimulating sustainable economic development, partnerships and entrepreneurial spirit.

Objectives & Activities
Regional Operational Program implementation, as an Intermediate Organism for 2014-2020.
Smart Specialization Strategy (RIS3) implementation, with impact in six main key sectors: Agro-food, Textiles & New Materials, IT&C, Biotechnologies, Healthy living and ageing, Environment (water, energy & waste). The RIS3 Strategy aims to respond the following societal needs: ageing population, big number of people at subsistence limits, limited access to safe and clean food, water and energy, waste proliferation, not sustainable agriculture, non-efficient use of resources.
Business environment development with focused actions on startup ecosystems, attracting investment and technological transfer between companies and other knowledge centers.
Build a strong, organic community, having as main promoter RDA’s own business incubator, Rubik Hub.

Latest Updates

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

City of Iasi is looking for partners to submit a Europe for citizens proposal (mainly from FR, IT, PL) HOT: Deadline ahead

The City Hall of Iaşi intends to submit a project to the European Remembrance category - 2018, Europe for citizens.    Title of the Project: EUROPEAN DIPLOMACY  AT THE END OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR    Period: October 2018 - December 2019     Motivation:       Beginning  with 1916, the city of Iasi became the Romanian capital of war in the context in which Bucharest was occupied.   In this context, th

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Vaslui County from North-East Romania looking for partners for Europe for Citizens Call from Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia (HOT: Submission Deadline 1st of March)

100 years of memories The European Union is built on fundamental values such as freedom, democracy and respect for human rights. In order to fully appreciate their meaning, it is necessary to keep the memories of the past alive as a means of moving beyond the past and building the future.