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Find out more about how we’re changing Wales and the UK, through reports in the media, debate in the National Assembly for Wales and UK Parliament, and informing expert thinking.

You’ll also find updates about staff, trustees and other news about us.  We also post any vacancies in this section.


We comment in The Independent on Brexit & Blaenau Gwent

February 19th 2019

Bevan Foundation Director, Victoria Winckler, has contributed to an article in The Independent on why people in Blaenau Gwent voted to leave the EU. Independent journalist Adam Lusher’s article on the Brexit vote in Blaenau Gwent was published as an […] »

Progress on solutions to holiday hunger

February 11th 2019

We’re delighted to report that our seminar on Solutions to Holiday Hunger last week was a huge success. We welcomed around 60 delegates to Theatr Soar in Methyr, all working at the forefront of holiday hunger programmes or services concerned […] »

Welcome for ‘exploration’ of devolution of Universal Credit admin

January 28th 2019

The Bevan Foundation has warmly welcomed the First Minister’s statement that the Welsh Government will ‘explore’ whether the administration of Universal Credit should be devolved. Universal Credit is widely accredited with causing harship as a result of how it is […] »

Bevan Foundation speaks at Westminster on immigration policy

January 14th 2019

Bevan Foundation researcher Lucy Stone spoke at a briefing on Brexit for MPs in the House of Commons on 14th January. Bevan Foundation lead on immigration, Lucy Stone, spoke at a Brexit Civil Society Alliance briefing for MPs at Westminster […] »

You did it! 200 hands raised against holiday hunger

January 10th 2019

Thanks to the generosity of our supporters, subscribers and new friends, we are delighted to have hit our target of raising £2,000 to support our project #againstholidayhunger. Thank you to everyone who donated or helped spread the word. The funds raised […] »

Happy Christmas / Nadolig Llawen

December 21st 2018

Happy Christmas from the Bevan Foundation team! The office is closed from 4 p.m. on 21st December until 9 a.m. on 2nd January. We look forward to responding to any queries on our return!  

1 in 6 children at risk of going hungry this Christmas

December 12th 2018

The thought of a child going hungry over the school holidays, let alone at Christmas, is shocking. But as our infographic below shows, one in six children are at risk of missing out this Christmas because their families simply can’t […] »

In Print

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Exchange, Issue 15 Autumn 2019

Wales’ best policy and politics magazine! The latest edition of Exchange, Wales’ best policy and politics magazine, provides more insights into the current and important issues in Welsh public life. Our Autumn 2019 article includes: Julie Morgan AM, Deputy Minister […] »

Events »

Roundtable: The Welsh Benefits System – Housing (south)

The support available for low income families has a significant impact on their likelihood of living in poverty. As part of its project to better understand how that support is made available in Wales, the Bevan Foundation is delighted to […] »