April 23, 2013

Call for tenders for five Border Development Zone studies

A call went out today for researchers to submit tenders to carry out five scoping studies for the ‘Towards a Border Development Zone’ research and conference project, part of the Centre’s INICCO-2 group of projects funded by the EU INTERREG programme.

The studies are on

  • a strategy and structure for a possible Border Development Zone,

and sectoral studies on a number of key areas of economic activity in the Irish cross-border region:

  • SMEs with export potential;
  • tourism and recreation;
  • agriculture, food and fish processing; and
  • low carbon initiatives, energy saving and renewable energy.

The closing date for submission of tenders is 15th May.

The following tender documents provide further details on each of the study areas: