Night time economy framework »The framework aims to help develop a sustainable, healthy and safe night time economy in Wales.Learn more »
New figures show the number of young people not in education, employment or training in Wales fell during 2016
Skills and Science Minister, Julie James, has welcomed new figures showing a decline in the number of young people not in education, employment or training (NEET) during 2016.
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- New figures show the number of young people not in education, employment or training in Wales fell during 2016
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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
National research networks
Sêr Cymru supports 3 national research networks.
These networks pool the expertise of Wales' universities in 'grand challenge' areas of science:
- advanced materials and manufacturing
- life sciences
- energy and environment.
The National Research Network in Advanced Engineering and Materials (external link) supports research into materials and innovative manufacturing processes, novel modelling techniques, and advanced sensors and devices.
The Life Sciences Research Network Wales (external link) supports research into the development of new therapeutic treatments in areas of unmet medical and veterinary need.
The National Research Network for Low Carbon, Energy and Environment (external link) supports research into the sustainable management of natural resources, particularly the provision of energy, water and food with the delivery of other ecosystem services.