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Bevan News

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.


Welcome for Communities First report

July 25th 2017

The Bevan Foundation has welcomed Equality, Local Government and Communities Committee’s report on Communities First. The Bevan Foundation has welcomed the recommendations of the Equality, Local Government and Communities Committee’s report on Communities First, published on 25th July 2017.  In Read more »

Minister’s verdict on the Bevan Foundation

July 13th 2017

A Welsh Government Minister has described the Bevan Foundation as ‘refreshing, intelligent and challenging’. Speaking on Tuesday, 11th June 2017 in the National Assembly for Wales debate on the work of the Valleys Task Force, Alun Davies, Minister for the Read more »

Trustee to ‘step aside’

May 11th 2017

Bevan Foundation Trustee Mark Hooper steps aside from his role during the general election. In line with the Bevan Foundation’s policy in political independence and neutrality, Mark Hooper has stepped aside from his role as Treasurer and Trustee while he Read more »

Proposed bill to include a packaging tax

April 6th 2017

Our proposal for a tax on polystyrene packaging used in take-aways took a step forward in the Assembly in a proposed waste reduction bill. Simon Thomas AM’s motion for a Bill on waste reduction that would put place requirements – Read more »

Living Wage findings considered by Assembly Committee

March 16th 2017

Bevan Foundation recommendations on increasing take-up of the voluntary Living Wage were considered by the Assembly’s Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee. Nisreen Mansour, Policy & Research Officer at the Bevan Foundation, gave evidence to the Committee’s inquiry into alternative perspectives Read more »

Our proposed tax on take-away packing supported in Senedd

March 15th 2017

The Bevan Foundation’s recommendation that there should be a tax on polystyrene takc-away packaging has received support in a National Assembly for Wales debate. Speaking in the short debate on Municipal Waste and Recycling on 14th March 2017, Assembly Member Read more »

In Print

Supporter Magazine

Exchange Issue 12, Winter 2018

Wales’ best policy and politics magazine! The latest edition of Exchange, Wales’ best policy and politics magazine that is exclusively for supporters of the Bevan Foundation brings together a fantastic range of contributors that delve into some of the most Read more »

Exchange Issue 11, Summer 2018

The magazine with its finger on the pulse! The latest edition of our exclusive supporters’ magazine brings together a range of contributors to explore some of the most current and important issues in Welsh public life. New free extract for Read more »

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Other Publications

After Brexit: The role of higher education

How should Wales’ universities respond to a post-Brexit Wales? This think piece sets out some ideas. Brexit has potentially deep and far-reaching effects for many organisations, including Wales’ universities. As well as the immediate impacts on staff, students, funding and Read more »

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Events

December 3rd 2018

Fair Work: A Route Out of Poverty?

With increased focus on the importance of fair work, the Bevan Foundation and Business in the Community are co-hosting a conference to look at how fair work can provide a route out of poverty. Work is the most important route Read more »