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Wales Governance Centre

We undertake innovative research into all aspects of the law, politics, government and political economy of Wales, as well the wider UK and European contexts of territorial governance.

Follow @WalesGovernance on Twitter to see our latest research findings, comments on Welsh public policy and live events reporting.

We offer a selection of part-time and full-time postgraduate courses in law, government and politics as well as pathways into undergraduate study.

Our research covers some the most important issues in Wales today - Brexit, devolution, justice and juristiction and fiscal analysis.

Latest news

Counsel General to outline legal challenge over devolved powers

15 January 2021

The Counsel General and Minister for European Transition, Jeremy Miles MS, will provide an update on the Welsh Government’s plans to protect Wales’ devolved powers in a speech for Cardiff University’s Wales Governance Centre next week

Video: Joanna Cherry MP delivers Annual Lecture

4 December 2020

The prominent SNP MP and Advocate analysed constitutional developments within the UK before outlining the implications of preparing for another referendum on Scottish independence

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Huge drop-off in COVID-19 funding for Welsh budget following UK Spending Review, report finds

3 December 2020

Funding available for the Welsh Government’s fiscal response to COVID-19 is set to fall from £5.6 billion in 2020-21 to just £766 million next year

Events

Our events bring leading experts and public figures together to discuss public policy, politics, government and the law of Wales.