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- National Pathway for Homelessness Services to Children, Young People and Adults in the Secure Estate
- Draft revised guidance on disciplinary and dismissal procedures for school staff
- Prevention of Pollution (Oil Storage) (Wales) Regulations
- Welsh Government Draft Equality Objectives for 2016-2020
- Future arrangements for the Welsh Government’s Equality and Inclusion Programme for 2017-2020
Featured consultation »Draft non-statutory guidance for local authorities on elective home education
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Section highlightEnvironment (Wales) BillThe bill creates the legislation needed to plan and manage Wales’ natural resources in a more sustainable and joined-up way.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightTaxes in Wales
The devolution of some taxes to Wales from April 2018 provides us with the opportunity to reshape those taxes to better meet our circumstances and priorities.
1st Supplementary Budget 2015-16 »
The 1st supplementary budget proposes a number of changes to the final budget for 2015-16, which was published in December 2014.Learn more »
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Education and skills
02 July 2015
The new Ysgol Bro Llifon in Groeslon, Gwynedd, will provide first-class facilities for the area’s pupils, Finance and Government Business Minister Jane Hutt said today.
30 June 2015
Education Minister, Huw Lewis has announced the Welsh Government will accept all 68 recommendations in “Successful Futures”
25 June 2015
The Education Minister visited the University of Cambridge as part of his ongoing work to ensure more Welsh students gain access to the UK’s top universities.
25 June 2015
Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology will tell an international audience how European funding has helped Wales increase the number of young people in employment.
24 June 2015
Teachers from across Wales will have the opportunity to hear and learn from some of the best UK digital thinkers and innovators at a conference in Cardiff today.
23 June 2015
Plans to transform the system of initial teacher education and training in Wales will be set out today by the Education Minister, Huw Lewis.
16 June 2015
A Bill that will establish a new body to oversee qualifications in Wales has been passed in the Senedd.
16 June 2015
New guidance that will help schools to drive up standards by better engaging families and the wider community in their work will be published today by Welsh Government.
10 June 2015
A new framework that will introduce digital competence across the curriculum to help pupils of all ages widen and develop their digital skills will be available to schools by September 2016
03 June 2015
Pupils at Pen -Y- Dre High School in Merthyr are now benefiting from a brand new learning resource centre thanks to a £55,000 investment from the Welsh Government’s School Challenge Cymru programme.
01 June 2015
Education Minister, Huw Lewis has today set out new plans to improve the take up and teaching of modern foreign languages in schools across Wales.
22 May 2015
Apprenticeships benefit the person involved, the company and the country as a whole Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology Julie James said when she met apprentices at Holyhead Marine Services.
13 May 2015
The Welsh Government’s flagship Foundation Phase has led to overall improvements in pupil’s educational achievements, their well being and their engagement in learning according to new research.
13 May 2015
Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology, Julie James has outlined how Jobs Growth Wales will secure jobs for 2,900 young people this year across the whole of Wales.
12 May 2015
First Minister and Education Minister have announced that Welsh for Adults will in future be led on a national level by the University of Wales Trinity Saint David.
08 May 2015
Education Minister, Huw Lewis, will today see how Schools Challenge Cymru has helped one Ebbw Vale school to develop an “app” that enhances parental involvement
05 May 2015
With less than a week before the first phase of the Great Debate on the future of the curriculum in Wales draws to a close, Huw Lewis urges people who have not had their say, to get involved.
27 April 2015
A tour of BMW’s motorcycle factory in Berlin was just one of the visits Deputy Minister, Julie James, made during a fact finding mission to Germany.
21 April 2015
Minister for Education and Skills, Huw Lewis has today announced the appointment of two new members to the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW).
15 April 2015
Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology, Julie James, has welcomed new figures showing a decline in the number of young people not in education, employment or training (NEET) during 2014.