Archive for October, 2015

How do you measure the progress of a nation?

Major new plans which set out how to measure the progress of the nation have been revealed today by the First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones. The plan, now out for consultation, outlines how 40 national indicators will help the Welsh Government measure the nation in areas such as health, environment, education and the economy. […]

A new Era for Business

We are in a new era. The companies with the leading edge are those who have adopted the Sustainable Development concept as a founding principle and a philosophy of management. Leading brands and corporations such as Marks and Spencer, Unilever, B&Q, Puma, Arup and BT as well as nearly 400 signatories of the Welsh Government’s […]

Dwr Cymru - Welsh Water

Welsh Water and Cynnal Cymru working together to create a more sustainable Wales

Welsh Water is proud to be sponsoring the first ‘Sustain Wales’ Awards to celebrate the fantastic work being done by individuals and organisations in Wales who work under the sustainable development umbrella. Cynnal Cymru-Sustain Wales is the leading organisation for sustainable development in Wales, with over 12 years’ experience of supporting change for a sustainable […]

WRU Principality partnership - partneriaeth

Two Cynnal Cymru members announce a new and exciting partnership

Principality Building Society and the Welsh Rugby Union have just announced a ground-breaking partnership set to transform Welsh rugby. The ten year partnership will build grassroots rugby and be marked by the renaming of the national stadium of Wales in January 2016. Cynnal Cymru already works with Principality and the WRU and plans to work […]

Doing Business in Wales or With Wales? There’s Something You Should Know….

A small country of 3 million people will start living with ground-breaking legislation from spring 2016. The Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act establishes a set of national goals and places a duty on named public bodies to pursue these goals through the Sustainable Development Principle. For thirteen years the charity Cynnal Cymru-Sustain Wales has […]