Progress on major health conditions delivery plans »We remain committed to ensuring that quality improvement remains at the centre of our approach for the future of NHS Wales.
£45m EU-backed investment to raise skills across South Wales
A £45m EU-backed investment to raise skills and improve career prospects across South Wales has been announced by Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Local Government Mark Drakeford.
- Emergency ambulance response continues to improve
- £36m EU-backed investment in research and innovation for Welsh business
- £45m EU-backed investment to raise skills across South Wales
- Consultation on Procurement Regulation in Wales
- National Outcomes Framework for Youth Work
- Proposed changes to Planning Policy Wales Chapter 6: The Historic Environment
- Building Regulations Sustainability Review
- Support for foundation years
- Support for postgraduate study and part-time engineering, technology or computer science degrees
Section highlightEnvironment (Wales) Act 2016
The act puts in place the legislation needed to plan and manage Wales’ natural resources in a more proactive, sustainable and joined-up way.
Assembly bills »
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Final Budget 2016-17 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Main Expenditure Groups (MEGs) for 2016-17 is £15bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
An annual report showing information by age, level of study, gender and economic activity.
Provisional figures for 2014 indicate: 16 to 18 year olds
- 80 per cent engaged in some kind of education or training (81 per cent in 2013).
- 32 per cent were in full or part-time employment (30 per cent in 2013).
- 11 per cent were NEET (the same level as in 2013).
19 to 24 year olds
- 37 per cent engaged in some kind of education or training (39 per cent in 2013).
- 61 per cent were in full or part-time employment (60 per cent in 2013).
- 21 per cent were NEET (21 per cent in 2013).
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