European partnership

Major projects that have received European funding in Newport include:

  • RSPB Cymru Newport Wetlands Environmental Education and Visitor Centre
  • Newport Wastesavers Cleanstream Resource and Recycling Centre
  • Solas Cymru pilot project, a scheme that helped to integrate homeless people back into the job market through training initiatives.

For the period 2007-2013 Newport qualified for fewer funds under what is termed Regional Competitiveness and Employment.

Visit the Welsh European Funding Office for more information. 


Email or contact the european affairs unit at Newport City Council.