What is the Belfast Region City Deal?
A City Deal is a bespoke package of funding and decision making powers agreed between central government and local regions; aimed at helping to harness additional investment, create new jobs and accelerate inclusive economic growth.
Five integrated projects
Global centres of innovation in key growth sectors
Projects in health, creative industries, advanced manufacturing, healthcare technology and data analytics
Enabling the Belfast Region for the Knowledge Economy
Leveraging the Universities’ research strengths
Innovation and Digital
Investing in digital and innovation to drive productivity
Tourism and Regeneration
Boosting tourism and regenerating our region
Connecting people to opportunity and services through enhanced infrastructure
Employability and Skills
Underpinning inclusive economic growth with a comprehensive employibility and skills programme