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State of Wales Briefing: Low Pay in the Foundational Economy

February 25th 2020

This State of Wales briefing looks at low pay in the Foundational Economy This briefing looks at the issue of low pay within the Foundational Economy Key Findings The various sectors that comprise the foundational economy are important not only […] »

Learning a living, better support for post 16 learners

February 7th 2020

The Welsh Government provides vital support with the cost of living and education for young people from low income families who are in post-16 education. These schemes are administered by further education colleges, local authorities and Student Finance Wales on […] »

The case for a Welsh Benefits System

February 5th 2020

The support available for low income families has a significant impact on their likelihood of living in poverty. The Bevan Foundation’s latest publication sets out the clear case for establishing a Welsh Benefits System. The social security system provides a […] »

Trapped: poverty amongst women in Wales today

December 18th 2019

Poverty amongst women is widespread yet it is hidden by the way that poverty is measured, with limited action taken to address it. This report, prepared for Chwarae Teg, lifts the lid on women’s experiences of poverty and makes some […] »

Anchor Towns

Anchor Towns

November 28th 2019

In this paper we advocate that a limited number of suitable towns be developed in a new concept: anchor towns. Anchor towns have particular potential in the south Wales valleys but we see scope to roll-out the concept across Wales. […] »

Access to GP services by older people

November 5th 2019

GP services are a lifeline for older people, but more and more are finding it difficult to access them. This timely report with Age Alliance Wales looks at the evidence and listens to older people’s experiences. It urges the Welsh […] »

Consultation Response: Fuel Poverty

October 23rd 2019

The Bevan Foundation has submitted its response to the National Assembly’s Climate Change Environment and Rural Affairs Committee inquiry into fuel poverty The Bevan Foundation was pleased to submit written evidence to the National Assembly’s Climate Change Environment and Rural […] »

In Print

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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 […] »