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Fewer people dying from diabetes in Wales – new report
The number of people dying from diabetes-related conditions in Wales continues to fall
- Consultation launched on future of Welsh apprenticeships
- Minister takes action to protect Wales’ social housing stock
- Fewer people dying from diabetes in Wales – new report
- Aligning the apprenticeship model to the needs of the Welsh economy
- Consultation on the future of Right to Buy and Right to Acquire – a White Paper for social housing.
- The designation of higher education courses at alternative providers for the purpose of student support
- Health Standards Framework
- Age of sale for nicotine inhaling products: draft regulations
- Revised Child Poverty Strategy for Wales
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Education and skills
23 January 2015
Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology, Julie James, has welcomed figures showing that Jobs Growth Wales, the Welsh Government’s youth employment programme, has filled 14,094 job opportunities.
22 January 2015
Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology, Julie James, has published a consultation on aligning apprenticeship programmes in Wales with the needs of the economy.
21 January 2015
Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology, Julie James, has announced how almost £3 million will be spent on training programmes in Wales.
20 January 2015
Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology, Julie James, has welcomed figures showing a decline in the number of young people not in education, employment or training (NEET).
16 January 2015
Job seekers and businesses across Wales can gain skills advice and support from a new Welsh Government service.
15 January 2015
The ‘Seren: Supporting Wales’ Brightest’ programme was developed following the Oxbridge review that was commissioned by Welsh Government in 2012 and led by Paul Murphy MP.
13 January 2015
The Welsh Government’s ‘Pupil Offer’ will gain significant momentum as schools and leading national organisations gather to explore how they can work together to broaden the horizons of Welsh pupils.
12 January 2015
The new assessment tool will enable practitioners in schools and nurseries to assess the development and skills of children at the beginning and end of the Foundation Phase.
07 January 2015
High achieving graduates will be able to access incentives of up to £20,000 to train to teach top priority subjects at secondary school level in the next academic year.
30 December 2014
Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology, Julie James, has welcomed Jobs Growth Wales figures showing the Welsh Government’s flagship youth employment programme has created 16,775 job opportunities.
17 December 2014
Minister - Buy a young person a book this Christmas
16 December 2014
Huw Lewis is asking for views on new proposals which have been designed to strengthen teacher assessment in Wales.
15 December 2014
Huw Lewis: 'Pupil Offer' will broaden pupils' horizons
03 December 2014
Primary School attendance now at record high level.
02 December 2014
More partnership working is needed if Wales is to ensure a higher number of children from disadvantaged backgrounds go onto university.
01 December 2014
Work to establish a new body to oversee qualifications in Wales has moved a step forward today with the introduction of the Qualifications Wales Bill.
28 November 2014
Huw Lewis launched new cutting-edge educational resources this week, as part of the Welsh Government’s commemoration of the centenary of the First World War.
28 November 2014
Minister celebrates ten years of Free Breakfasts with pupils in Merthyr
27 November 2014
The European Social Fund-backed programme has filled 716 job opportunities within just one month.