Appointment of the next Children’s Commissioner for Wales »The current Children's Commissioner's tenure will come to an end on 28 February 2015.Learn more »
A taste of Wales in London
“It is great to see our producers celebrating our patron Saint of Wales - St David and promoting their wonderful products in London. We have such a fine array of quality products here in Wales."
- St David’s Day in Dubai
- Across Wales young people find work thanks to Jobs Growth Wales
- A taste of Wales in London
- Proposals to amend existing powers to tackle waste crime and poor performing sites in the waste management industry
- Developing a Landfill Disposals Tax
- Collection and publication of fire statistics
- Talk to me 2
- Flood and Coast Investment Programme (FaCIP)
- Teacher assessment: strengthening arrangements to improve reliability, consistency and confidence
Featured consultation »Use and effectiveness of Civil Sanctions for environmental offences
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Section highlightRegulation and Inspection of Social Care (Wales) BillThe Bill will improve the quality of care and support in Wales and strengthen protection for citizens.
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.
Final Budget 2015-16 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2015-16 is £15·3bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
Education and skills
27 February 2015
Young people are continuing to find high-quality work opportunities through the Welsh Government’s youth unemployment programme, Jobs Growth Wales.
27 February 2015
Last night the Youth Work Excellence Awards, showcasing outstanding achievements by youth workers, were handed out at a ceremony in Cardiff’s Mercure Holland House Hotel.
25 February 2015
A major independent report that aims to raise standards and radically change how and what pupils in Wales learn over the decades to come has been published
23 February 2015
Sixteen secondary school Physics teachers will experience the school trip of a lifetime when they attend a four-day course at the world famous European Organisation for Nuclear Research.
23 February 2015
The Welsh Government has launched a new flexible package of specialist skills advice and funding to support those companies affected by the closure of the Murco plant in Pembrokeshire.
12 February 2015
Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology, Julie James toured the Wylfa Newydd site today as part of a number of appointments in Anglesey and North Wales.
10 February 2015
Deputy Minister for Technology, Julie James, will mark Safer Internet Day by visiting pupils and staff at All Saints CIW Primary School, Barry this morning.
09 February 2015
Education Minister Huw Lewis has encouraged teachers across Wales to nominate colleagues and teams in their schools for a prestigious Pearson Teaching Award
06 February 2015
A brand new, ultra-modern, school, which has received over £10million in Welsh Government funding, will be officially opened by the Education Minister.
05 February 2015
Huw Lewis today invited professionals to work with him in developing the new Curriculum for Wales.
04 February 2015
Huw Lewis has welcomed the latest evaluation findings of the Welsh Government’s flagship Foundation Phase
03 February 2015
A new strategy to raise the ambitions and educational attainment of children who are looked after in Wales has been unveiled by the Welsh Government today.
30 January 2015
Education Minister confirms the identities of 14 individuals that he has appointed members of the Education Workforce Council
29 January 2015
The Welsh Government will today publish new information on the performance of Primary and Secondary schools across Wales.
28 January 2015
New figures out today show the Welsh Government is making good progress in closing the attainment gap between those pupils eligible for free school meals and those not.
28 January 2015
Senior mathcs teachers representing secondary schools from across Wales will gather today at the first all-Wales maths conference.
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).