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National Apprenticeship Week 2018
2nd March 2018

National Apprenticeship Week 2018

New research from Learning and Work Institute released ahead of National Apprenticeships Week suggests one in five employers of apprentices are unsure of the rules on apprentice pay. The findings from a survey of over 2000...Read more »

10th January 2018

Annual Raymond Williams Memorial Lecture

  This year Learning and Work Institute’s Annual Raymond Williams Memorial Lecture was presented by the Actor and Campaigner, Michael Sheen. The event was organised in partnership with The Open University in Wales and took place...Read more »

Ambitious and Learning for All
15th December 2017

Ambitious and Learning for All

‘Our aim is to instil in everyone a passion to learn throughout their lives, inspiring them with the ambition to be the best they possibly can be.  A prosperous Wales needs creative, highly skilled and adaptable...Read more »

Public Good and a Prosperous Wales
2nd November 2017

Public Good and a Prosperous Wales

Response from Learning and Work Cymru to the Welsh Government White Paper:  Public Good and a Prosperous Wales – Building a reformed PCET system. L&W response

27th June 2017

Launch Signals a Strengthening of Adult Learning in Wales

27 April 2017 marks the formal launch of Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales, an independent voluntary adult education movement and the largest all-Wales provider of adult learning – coming as the result of mergers...Read more »

New Leadership for Learning and Work Institute in Wales
17th March 2017

New Leadership for Learning and Work Institute in Wales

Experienced campaigner, David Hagendyk will be joining Learning and Work Institute as the new Director for Wales. David has eighteen years experience of political campaigns and policy development in Wales. He will join Learning and Work...Read more »

6th February 2017

Learning and Work Institute response to Cabinet Secretary for Education Kirsty Williams AM statement on The Hazelkorn Review of Welsh Education on 31 January 2017

The Cabinet Secretary’s Statement provides leadership and direction of travel towards a more joined up approach to post-compulsory education and a welcome recognition of the need for access to flexible education and training throughout life. Our...Read more »

27th January 2017

“Adult Learning changes lives” – L&W welcomes Adult Learning boost

The Welsh Government has announced a 13% increase in the allocation of funding for Adult Community Learning.   Following this announcement, Kay Smith, Head of Research Development and Policy at Learning and Work Institute commented: “Following...Read more »

21st November 2016

Learning for Health

With serious pressures facing our health service across Wales, Learning and Work Institute and Aneurin Bevan University Health Board are teaming up to look at how we can work better together to deliver services which support...Read more »