Wales' most innovative and influential think tank

Connect: Twitter Facebook LinkedIn YouTubeTel: 01685 350938

Comment & Analysis

Short, sharp and informative commentary and analysis from the Bevan Foundation team, our members and occasional guests.

All views are those of the contributors and are not necessarily shared by the Bevan Foundation.


A photo of a Welsh Valleys town

Making the case for prosperous places

February 23rd 2021

In the latest of our Transforming Wales series, Helen Cunningham sets out the case for prosperous places Ahead of the 2021 elections, we set out actions for place-based economic development that crucially, responds to difference and creates a better spread […] »

Dr Hywel Francis 1946 – 2021

February 14th 2021

The Bevan Foundation pays tribute to Dr Hywel Francis, a founding trustee of the Foundation, on his death. The Bevan Foundation is deeply saddened at the death of Dr Hywel Francis. Hywel was the driving force behind the creation of […] »

Family on sofa

The case for a Welsh Benefits System

January 29th 2021

In the latest in our series of blogs ahead of the Senedd elections Steffan Evans set out why now is the time to establish a Welsh Benefits System Poverty was already at an unacceptable rate in Wales long before the […] »

In Print

Exchange Magazine »

Exchange 17: Autumn 2020

Wales’ best policy and politics magazine! This bumper issue reflects on the impact of Coronavirus on Wales’ economy and society, and highlights some ways forward to recover, renew and reset Wales in its aftermath. This issue includes articles by: Darren […] »

Events »

2041: Challenges besides Covid over the next 20 years

With WWF Cymru, the New Policy Institute and Cardiff University Work, poverty and climate change: Wales’ faces a number of challenges in addition to the pandemic recovery. Join us this St David’s Day – on our 20th birthday – as […] »