Understanding the potential impact of Coronavirus in Wales

‘While the priority of all governments must be on meeting the urgent public health challenge of Coronavirus there is clearly also need for continued action to minimise the economic impact of the crisis.  Governments have already taken steps to protect jobs and businesses from the immediate impact but longer term the challenge will be to mitigate against the significant threat of unemployment.

Our analysis shows the scale of the challenge that we all face with five years of employment growth at threat from Coronavirus and young people, women and those with the fewest qualifications at greatest risk of unemployment.’

Read the full report here.

See our press release.