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Securing a brighter future by switching out the lights
Many buildings across the Welsh Government’s estate along with Cadw’s monuments will be in darkness this Saturday when lights are switched off in support of the WWF’s Earth Hour.
- New plans to reduce the number of children living in poverty
- £5million loan scheme to improve local sport facilities and get Wales active
- Securing a brighter future by switching out the lights
- Consultation on the Agricultural Advisory Panel for Wales - 2015
- Changes to the Producer Responsibility regimes for batteries and packaging
- Consultation on a Private Rented Sector Code of Practice for Landlords and Agents
- Call for evidence on the use and effectiveness of Civil Sanctions for environmental offences
- Proposed changes to homelessness data collections
- The Planning (Hazardous Substances) (Wales) Regulations 2015
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 »
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25 March 2015
First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones has today announced the appointment of legally-qualified and lay members to the Welsh Language Tribunal.
24 March 2015
The approval of the Welsh Language Standards by the National Assembly for Wales is a significant milestone for the language, First Minister Carwyn Jones said today.
13 March 2015
A new ‘Cymraeg’ website is encouraging people across Wales to learn, use and enjoy the language as part of their daily life – whatever their level of Welsh.
29 January 2015
First Minister Carwyn Jones and the Welsh Language Commissioner Meri Huws have welcomed the publication of an in-depth survey of how people are using the Welsh language.
09 January 2015
The First Minister has announced a significant package of financial support to help promote the Welsh language
10 December 2014
Organisations interested in taking on the role of a new National Entity for the Welsh for Adults programme are being encouraged to apply for a 7-year grant.
05 December 2014
First Minister, Carwyn Jones, is encouraging people to apply to become members of an advisory panel to support the Welsh Language Commissioner in crucial work to promote the language.
03 December 2014
First Minister Carwyn Jones will today announce the successful projects set to receive funding during 2014-15 to develop new centres and learning spaces to promote the use of the Welsh Language.
24 November 2014
A consultation on the Draft Rules for the operation of the Welsh Language Tribunal has opened today, with views being sought by 19 January 2015.
07 November 2014
First Minister Carwyn Jones has today launched a four week consultation on the draft regulations that will make up the first set of Welsh Language Standards.
04 November 2014
Funding of £1 million has been announced by the First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones to develop innovative new centres and learning spaces to promote the use of the Welsh language.
14 October 2014
The First Minister has today opened the 2015-16 round of Bwrw Mlaen’s £300,000 Innovation Fund
01 September 2014
First Minister, Carwyn Jones, announces the appointment of two new members to the Advisory Panel to the Welsh Language Commissioner.
06 August 2014
An investment fund of £1.25 million to develop innovative new centres and learning spaces across Wales to promote the use of Welsh, is announced by First Minister Carwyn Jones.
17 July 2014
First Minister, Carwyn Jones, has announced that the first President of the Welsh Language Tribunal will be Keith Bush QC.
04 July 2014
Welsh language technology projects across Wales are set to share funding totalling over £186,000, First Minister Carwyn Jones announced today.
02 July 2014
Providing Welsh language services to customers and encouraging the use of Welsh in the workplace is not only straightforward, but can offer businesses significant advantages.
17 June 2014
The First Minister has pledged £1.6million to strengthen the link between the Welsh language and the economy and create more opportunities for people to use the language every day.
15 May 2014
First Minister Carwyn Jones and Minister for Education and Skills, Huw Lewis, respond to a key Welsh second language report.
29 April 2014
The publication of a new report which provides a valuable insight into the current and future Welsh language skills needs of employers in Wales, has been welcomed.