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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 »

25th October 2016

Learning and Work for Care Leavers in Wales and England

To mark the start of National Care Leavers’ Week, Learning and Work Institute is launching new ways to improve the chances for Looked After Young People and Care Leavers.   The picture in Wales   At...Read more »

28th September 2016

New Chief Executive at Learning and Work Institute

Stephen Evans will take over in September as CEO at Learning and Work Institute, following the departure of David Hughes who will become CEO at Association of Colleges.   Stephen was chosen after a competitive open...Read more »

26th September 2016

International Literacy Day 2016

In Wales, nearly one child in three lives in poverty and levels of adult literacy are lower than those in England. There is strong evidence suggests that the best way to support children is to work...Read more »