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.


Contact detail

  • Head of office

    Bogdan Chelariu

  • Contact person

    Bogdan Chelariu

  • Brussels Office Address

    Avenue Louise 54
    1050 Brussels

  • Regional Address

    Str. Lt. Draghescu, nr. 9
    610125 Piatra Neamt

ERRIN activities

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INTERREG Europe proposal on data science techniques and control procedures - Search for partners from the North and West

North East Romania Regional Development Agency is in search of Managing Authorities/Intermediate bodies (responsible for the audit and control procedures) from the North and West of Europe to work on a project tackling the application of data science techniques for more efficient and effective PR FESR 2021-2027 control procedures.

  • By Andreea-Raluca Leru

Partner search for Interreg

Bacau County Council, North-East Region Romania is looking for partners for an Interreg Europe programme call, with the project: Fostering Innovative and Sustainable Sport Tourism Activities [FISSTA]. This will tackle the Culture and sustainable tourism objective from "More Social Europe- policy objective 4".

  • By Bogdan Chelariu

Partner from North-East Romania seeks consortium on cybersecurity (HORIZON-HLTH-2023-IND-06-07)

Cybersecurity service provider from North-East Romania is offering its expertise for a consortium working on the following call: HORIZON-HLTH-2023-IND-06-07: Development and harmonization of methodologies for assessing digital health technologies in Europe. Deadline: 13 April

  • By Alis Socea

North East RDA Romania is looking for partners for the European Week of Regions and Cities

The Regional Development Agency, North-East Romania is looking for partners for the European Week of Regions and Cities. We propose three topics for the workshop/political lab. Please express interest before 17 March 2023.

  • By Bogdan Chelariu

Full Time ERA-Chair Holder Position in Nanomedicine (Iasi, Romania) - 22 January deadline

Deadline: 22 January 2023 Full-Time ERA-Chair Holder Position in Nanomedicine. The Regional Institute of Oncology – Iasi, Romania, is looking for a senior researcher to serve as the ERA Chair in Nanomedicine to create and lead a team of researchers in the new research center - TRANSCEND.

  • By Lucy Hammond

100 ERRIN member cities and regions become signatories of the EU Mission for Adaptation to Climate Change Charter

During the recent European Research and Innovation Days, the European Commission announced the 2nd wave of signatories to the EU Mission for Adaptation to Climate Change Charter, with a further 100 regions and local authorities signing. Of the now 215 signatories, a staggering 100 are associated with ERRIN member cities and regions.