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Section highlightThe People’s NHS Part of an initiative to engage the public in creating a safe and sustainable health service for the future.
Community Support Officers at work »Action on the ground to provide reassurance and tackle anti-social behaviour.Learn more »
First Minister’s call for action on the Welsh language
People from across Wales with an interest in the Welsh language are being asked to take action on its future in a national online conversation.
- Local Government Democracy Bill approved
- Minister welcomes report which could change shape and structure of education delivery in Wales for the better
- First Minister’s call for action on the Welsh language
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- Business and economy
- Children and young people
- Culture and sport
- Education and skills
- Environment and countryside
- Equality and diversity
- Health and social care
- Housing and community
- Improving public services
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Section highlightAccess to information
The Welsh Government has followed the principles of openness in government for many years. Find out how you can make a freedom of information request or see requests that have already been made.
The Strategy for Older People in Wales 2013-2023 »The 3rd phase focuses on ensuring that older people in Wales have the resources to deal with the challenges and opportunities they face.Learn more »
- A new vision for a National Youth Work Strategy
- The future delivery of education services in Wales
- Consultation on Draft Technical Advice Note (TAN) 23 Economic Development
- Draft industrial and commercial sector plan
- Waste Prevention Programme
- Building Control system and Approved Document supporting regulation 7
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Section highlightReview of the Planning Enforcement System
The research covers 18 recommendations for the future Welsh enforcement system.
Legislative programme 2012 - 2013 »
Addressing the Assembly in the Senedd today, the First Minister, Carwyn Jones, detailed the eight bills in the Welsh Government’s 5-year Legislative Programme that will be brought forward during the second year of the Welsh Assembly.Learn more »
Section highlightCommunity Infrastructure Levy
Local authorities can charge a Community Infrastructure Levy on new developments to support the infrastructure needed.
WIIP Pipeline »
The June 2013 pipeline includes key infrastructure investment data for both the Welsh Government and Local Government schemes.Learn more »
All Wales Analysts' Network (AWAN)
Who does it support? Researchers and analysts interested in crime reduction and community safety.
What are its objectives? To identify ways to facilitate discussion, networking and the exchange of information between researchers and analysts in Wales. Promotes the collation and dissemination of good practice in research methods and findings.
Find out more: All Wales Analysts' Network
Clinical Research Collaboration Cymru (CRCC)
Who does it support? Clinical researchers.
What are its objectives? To increase the quality and quantity of research activity in Wales (especially large scale multi-centre trials) and allowing Wales to take advantage of opportunities offered by the UK Clinical Research Collaboration.
Find out more: Clinical Research Collaboration Cymru
Social Research Association (SRA) Cymru
Who does it support? Social research practitioners and trainees from all sectors in Wales, as well as others with an interest in social research.
What are its objectives? To provide a forum for people working in a diverse range of settings to form wider contacts, exchange views and information, and pursue issues of common concern.
Find out more: Social Research Association Cymru
UKES Evaluation Cymru
Who does it support? Researchers from all sectors who are interested in evaluation.
What are its objectives? To promote and improve the theory, practice, understanding and utilisation of evaluation and its contribution to public knowledge. Also promotes cross-sector and cross-disciplinary dialogue and debate.
Find out more: UKES national and regional networks
WCVA Wales Voluntary Sector Research Network
Who does it support? People involved in or interested in research within or about the voluntary sector.
What are its objectives? To support and develop research by the third sector; to combat 'researcher isolation' by enabling researchers to share information and to update researchers on methodological advances.
Find out more: Wales Voluntary Sector Research Network
Wales Institute of Social & Economic Research, Data & Methods (WISERD)
WISERD is a collaborative venture between the Universities of Aberystwyth, Bangor, Cardiff, Glamorgan and Swansea.
What are its objectives? The strategic aim of WISERD is to establish itself as a sustainable research institute built on the active engagement of social science staff from across the Welsh HE sector and the involvement of a complex set of audiences/users in the public and private sectors.