Initiative to link creative and traditional industries being launched in NW

Donegal County Council is taking part in an EU-funded programme which aims to match creative and traditional industries.

The €100,000 initiative, which is backed by the European Creative Industries Alliance, is being led by Sligo County Council and the Western Development Commission.

Graphic and web designers and others in the creative sector will be encouraged to offer their skills to life sciences, tourism, technology and agri-food businesses.

Carol Margey works with Donegal County Council's new EU Funding and Policy Unit. She says this is the sort of partnership the unit is aiming for.........

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