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The Wales Governance Centre is a Cardiff University research centre undertaking 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. A key objective of the WGC is to facilitate and encourage informed public debate of key developments in Welsh governance not only through its research, but also through events and postgraduate teaching.The Centre is sponsored and supported by Cardiff University’s School of Law and Politics, while also collaborating with scholars from across the University. The WGC enjoys formal ties with both WISERD and the Institute of Welsh Affairs while also maintaining close cooperative relationships with colleagues in other institutions across Wales, the UK, Europe and beyond.

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Publication of new research briefs on Wales and the European Union

21 June 2016

In the run up to the referendum on the UK’s membership of the European Union on 23 June 2016, the Wales and the EU hub at the Wales Governance Centre at Cardiff University is publishing a number of papers to inform the debate in Wales on the implicatio …

VIDEO- Election 2016: What Happened and Why?

27 May 2016

The Wales Governance Centre at Cardiff University recently held a Breakfast Seminar on the 2016 National Assembly Election Results in Cardiff Bay. The seminar took an in-depth look at the post-electoral landscape in Wales in 2016. The event included a …

JOB ALERT: Centre Manager at the Wales Governance Centre

26 May 2016

WGC Centre Manager Wales Governance Centre, Cardiff School of Law and Politics Post Reference Number: 4783BR The Centre is looking for an outstanding candidate to play a pivotal role in supporting the administration, profile and strategic development o …

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