Night time economy framework »The framework aims to help develop a sustainable, healthy and safe night time economy in Wales.Learn more »
New EU project to enhance coastal infrastructure in Wales and Ireland
Universities in Wales and Ireland are joining forces to investigate how coastal defences and renewable energy schemes can be improved by more eco-friendly designs.
- Welsh Government seeks innovative ideas to tackle childhood obesity with healthier and cheaper food choices
- Welsh team set to compete at Special Olympics, thanks to Welsh Government and Disability Sport Wales funding
- New EU project to enhance coastal infrastructure in Wales and Ireland
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Section highlightLandfill Disposals Tax Communities Scheme
The scheme will support local community and environmental projects in areas affected by the disposal of waste to landfill.
Final Budget 2017-18 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Main Expenditure Groups (MEGs) for 2017-18 is £15bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
An annual report presenting data on part and full time staff, qualifications and Welsh speakers.
- 21,840(r) staff were directly employed by social services departments, comprising just over 12,416(r) (57 per cent) part-time staff and 9,424(r) (43 per cent) full-time staff.
- There were 16,465(r) whole-time equivalent (WTE) directly employed staff at 31 March 2016. .
- 12,630(r) (74 per cent) of relevant staff held a required or recommended qualification.
- 3,727 (17 per cent) of staff were Welsh speaking.
(r) This Release was revised on 3rd November 2016 following data amendments submitted by a local authority.
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