Help to Buy – Wales Shared Equity Scheme »This shared equity loan will make up the shortfall between the purchase price of a property and the funding available to buyers through their cash deposit and mortgage offer.Learn more »
Enhanced rights for older people in Wales move a step closer
The Welsh Government has announced its plans for a public consultation on proposals for a Declaration of the Rights of Older People.
- “£200m boost will accelerate Wales’ school re-building programme and support 23,000 jobs” – Jane Hutt
- Poor being stigmatised by welfare debate
- Enhanced rights for older people in Wales move a step closer
- Alternatives to Waste Transfer Notes and other aspects of Waste Regulation
- Proposals concerning the publication of official statistics
- Consultation on Regional engagement partnership structures in the tourism sector
- Beyond 2011: Consultation on Census and future provision of population statistics in England and Wales
- M4 Corridor around Newport Consultation
- Undertaking fatal and non-fatal drug poisoning reviews in Wales
Featured consultation »New guidance for the Risk Assessment of Walked Routes to School
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In this section
Section highlightThe Housing (Wales) Bill
The Bill will introduce significant improvements across the housing sector to ensure that people have access to a decent, affordable home and better housing-related services.
Legislative programme 2013 - 2014 »
The First Minister detailed the 8 bills in the Welsh Government’s 5-year Legislative Programme that will be brought forward during the 3rd year of the Welsh Assembly.Learn more »
Section highlightProject pipeline update - December 2013
This Wales Infrastructure Investment Plan annex highlights planned investments and potential procurement opportunities.
Final Budget 2014-15 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2014-15 is £14.9bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
External websites relevant to those interested in community cohesion.
Information on the Wales interfaith network including activities and contacts.
Institute of Community Cohesion (iCoCo) (external website)
The Institute is a partnership between academic, statutory and non governmental bodies and provides information on the background of community cohesion, best practice, research and toolkits.
IDeA (Improvement and Development Agency) (external website)
The IDeA works for local government improvement so councils can serve people and places better. The website provides best practice and toolkits.
Communities and Local Government (CLG) (external website)
Communities and Local Government have responsibility for all race equality and community cohesion related issues in England.
Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) (external website)
The IPPR seeks to promote social justice, democratic participation, and economic and environmental sustainability in government policy and have a research team dedicated to Migration, Equalities and Citizenship research.
Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JFR) (external website)
Social policy research and development charity. JFR research programme includes Immigration and Inclusion.
Home Office Research, Development and Statistics (RDS) (external website)
Research and statistics from the Home Office on crime, policing, justice, immigration, drugs and race equality.
Equality and Human Rights Commission (external website)
The Commission is a statutory body established under the Equality Act 2006. It champions equality and human rights for all.
Neighbourhood Renewal Unit (NRU) (external website)
The Neighbourhood Renewal Unit is part of CLG and takes forward community cohesion work through their Neighbourhood Renewal Policies and Programmes.
Centre for Migration Policy Research (CMPR) (external website)
The Centre for Migration Policy Research (CMPR) is an inter-disciplinary Research Centre based at Swansea University.
The Interfaith Network for the UK (external website)
The Inter Faith Network for the UK promotes good relations between people of different faiths in the UK
UK Evaluation Society (UKES) (external website)
UKES promotes and improves the theory, practice, understanding and utilisation of evaluation and it's contribution to public knowledge.
Welsh Local Government Association (external website)
The Welsh Local Government Association (WLGA) represents the interests of local authorities in Wales. The website has Equalities and Social Justice publications section.
Wales Strategic Migration Partnership (external website)
The Partnership plays a lead role working with a range of partners from the statutory, voluntary and community sector in the development of strategic policies and initiatives on asylum seekers, refugees and migrants in Wales.
Borders and Immigration Agency (external website)
The Border and Immigration Agency is an executive agency of the Home Office responsible for controlling our borders and managing immigration in the UK.
Wrexham County Borough Council (external website)
Wrexham County Borough Council provides information on One Wrexham, a new initiative being led by the Council to promote good relationships between everyone who resides or works in the County Borough.
Local Government Data Unit (external website)
The Local Government Data Unit aims to meet the data needs of local and central government in Wales by ensuring that they are better informed about the characteristics of the services and activities of local authorities and of the environment in which they operate.
Office for National Statistics (external website)
Provides data on economy, population and society at national and local level.
Muslim Council for Wales (external website)
An umbrella organisation of mosques, Muslim associations and institutions; information about their objectives, activities, news, and publications.
The FAN Groups (external website)
Neighbourhood groups to promote community cohesion and to help people integrate.