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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.
Spreading the word »Action on the ground to increase learning materials in the medium of Welsh.Learn more »
First Minister’s call for action on the Welsh language
- Local Government Democracy Bill approved
- 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
Welsh languageWelsh-language technology and digital media action plan
The action plan sets out our commitment to drive developments in the field of Welsh-language technology and digital media.Learn more »
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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.
Infrastructure Investment Case Studies »
Examples of infrastructure investment projects funded by the Welsh Government across Wales.Learn more »
View a range of publications relating to health improvement.
There are a number of topics including:
- healthy eating;
- food and physical activity;
- schools and schoolchildren;
- mental health;
- seasonal safety;
- cancer awareness; and
Here you will find information and literature available to download.
Supporting the development of FoP nutrition labels for pre-packed products sold through retail outlets.
Guidance on the interpretation of nutrition legislation, plus notification forms.
A Welsh Government ban has been approved and takes effect from 3 December 2012.
We are committed to making our contribution to global health priorities by sharing knowledge and expertise that can assist others to gain and sustain good health.
The Welsh Government is pleased to offer grant funding for health links with sub-Saharan Africa during 2013-14 / 2013-15.
The board will drive forward, support and oversee the progress of the Tobacco Control Delivery Plan.
The plan identifies a number of actions to help reduce smoking in Wales.
Download the eatwell plate resources.
This guidance gives practical information to help leisure centre staff provide and promote healthier food and drink on their premises.
This guidance gives practical advice for introducing healthier food and drink in venues where young people meet.
The introduction of healthy hospital vending contributes to the Government commitment to improve hospital food and nutrition.
Advice on taking vitamin D supplements during pregnancy and breastfeeding, and for infants and the early years.
Working to ensure all children have the best start in life for their future growth and development.
Guidance for staff and volunteers working in cafes, restaurants and retail outlets providing food and drink to hospital staff and visitors.
Case studies on mental and emotional health and well being from schools involved in the Welsh Network of Health School Schemes.
Case studies on personal development and relationships from schools involved in the Welsh Network of Healthy School Schemes.
This document details the performance criteria for schools being assessed for the national quality award of the Welsh Network of Healthy School Schemes.
A guide for people over 60, their families, carers and friends.
Grants are being provided to Local Health Boards across Wales to increase dietetic capacity in the community.
In Wales, as in many other countries, the proportion of adults and children who are not maintaining a healthy body weight is increasing.
Information on health promotion case studies from a range of schools across Wales.
Find out what's going on in the summer 2010 edition.
This Action Plan will build a broad base and integrated approach covering both the promotion of positive sexual health and wellbeing and the delivery of sexual health services.
This document has been developed to provide guidance regarding the role of key organisations in the delivery of the physical activity agenda in Wales.
The levels of obesity in Wales represent a significant challenge.
These school guidelines have been developed by Cancer Research UK’s SunSmart team with feedback from educators and health professionals working nationally and in the community.
The action plan will support people to lead healthier lifestyles and raise awareness of the risk factors for stroke.
Find out what the Chief Medical Officer recommends on protecting children and young people from the risks associated with alcohol consumption.
Find out what's going on in the spring 2010 edition.
The Cooking Bus is a purpose built mobile kitchen/classroom which provides teachers, pupils and parents practical cooking lessons by qualified food teachers.
Sunburn can double your risk of skin cancer.
Telling the people of Wales about Our Healthy Future.
This resource pack will help you discover and put in place effective ways of promoting the health and well-being of your staff.
Find out what's going on in the summer 2009 edition.
Information on who can help you to give up smoking if you live in Wales.
This document provides information and advice regarding the health benefits of drinking water.
The Welsh Assembly Government is working to create an environment that supports physical activity across all parts of society.
Find out what the Welsh Assembly Government is doing to reduce suicide and self-harm in Wales.
This report was produced by the University of Glamorgan Welsh Institute of Health and Social Care (WIHSC) and the Welsh Assembly.
Protect your children from the sun.
A review of actions on nutrition and physical activity that is being undertaken by schools in the Welsh Network of Healthy School Schemes.
It is important to every parent and carer that their children are healthy and develop well.
A guide to responsible sponsorship.
The Welsh Assembly Government has published its response to Dame Carol Black's review of the health of Britain's working age population, 'Working for a healthier tomorrow'.
Apply for further information about the grant scheme.
Simple steps to reduce your risk of getting cancer
Find out what's going on in the autumn 2008 edition.
List of the 67 Inequalities in Health fund projects carried out in Wales between 2001 - 2008
For your skin's sake - know your facts
The report is a summary of comments received from the consultation undertaken in 2007.