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Living Wage flag flying at Cardiff castle

Championing the ‘Living Wage’ Movement with Flags at Cardiff Castle

The Living Wage movement is once again being celebrated in Cardiff today at the start of the annual Living Wage Week (9-15 November). Living Wage flags are flying at Cardiff Castle to mark the Council’s commitment to championing the rate of pay that is based on the actual cost of living. The “real” Living Wage […]

First Minister Mark Drakeford Announces Real Living Wage Increase to £9.50 in Wales

First Minister, Mark Drakeford, announces the new Real Living Wage for Wales of £9.50 per hour (up from £9.30 per hour) with accredited employers and campaigners at the Living Wage Week Wales Launch on Monday 9th November. Over 11,300 workers at 264 accredited employers in Wales are set to benefit from a vital pay boost […]

Every Week Should Be Climate Week 

As Wales Climate Week comes to a close today, it’s even more apparent that Wales is rich with people, organisations and ideas for taking action to reach net zero and create adaptive solutions to the unavoidable consequences of climate change. The Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT), Renew Wales and Cynnal Cymru – Sustain Wales supported the week of events to discuss and interrogate the actions of national and global […]