Energy Wales Statement »The energy system in Wales is on the threshold of great change driven by new energy, technology and low carbon energy transition objectives.Learn more »
£6m to help older people live independently in their home
A £6 million investment to help older people in Wales live independently in their own home, has been announced by the Minister for Communities and Tackling Poverty, Lesley Griffiths.
- European approval for new Wales RDP
- Cardiff appoints leading US compound semiconductor expert with Welsh Government support
- £6m to help older people live independently in their home
Section highlightHistoric Environment (Wales) BillThe Bill will support the positive management of change in the Welsh historic environment.
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
All Wales Obesity Pathway
It sets out the approach for the prevention and treatment of obesity in Wales, from community-based prevention and early intervention, to bariatric surgery.
It involves health boards working with a range of groups such as local authorities:
- level 1 aims to ensure the availability and promotion to the public of opportunities to achieve and help maintain a healthy body weight
- level 2 provides of a range of services for children, young people and adults who wish to lose weight and have been identified as being at an increased risk of obesity
- level 3 aims to ensure availability of services for obese children, young people and adults who have one or more identified needs
- level 4 is about providing specialist medical services, such as bariatric surgery.
The 2014 report evaluates progress against the four levels from each of the 7 health boards in Wales.