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We’re recruiting a Research and Data Consultant

Thursday May 16th, 2024

WEN Wales are looking for a freelance consultant to support our research, policy and partnership work in the run-up to the launch of our Feminist Scorecard in autumn 2024.  About WEN Wales   Our vision is a Wales free from gender discrimination, where everyone has equal authority and opportunity to shape their own lives. We work […]

Sign up to support measures for a gender-balanced Senedd

Monday April 15th, 2024

Do you believe we should have a gender-balanced Senedd that is representative of the Welsh population? Then add your voice to support measures that could help achieve this. The Senedd Cymru (Electoral Candidate Lists) Bill mandates that: 1. At least half of the candidates on a political party’s list must be women 2. Where a candidate on the list is […]

International Women’s Day WEN Cafe: Invest in Women

Thursday March 14th, 2024

On International Women’s Day 8th March 2024 we were delighted to gather at the Temple of Peace in Cardiff for a special WEN Cafe event. The UN’s IWD theme this year is ‘Invest in Women: Accelerate progress’. With this in mind, we brought together a panel of fantastic speakers representing a variety of industries and […]

New Bill aims to ‘level the political playing field’ for women, say campaigners

Monday March 11th, 2024

Campaigners have welcomed a new Bill that aims to increase the number of women elected to the Senedd. The Senedd Cymru (Electoral Candidate Lists) Bill will see placement mandates put on candidate lists for future Senedd elections, meaning that half of the candidates on party lists must be women and at least half of the […]

International Women’s Day WEN Cafe: Invest in Women

Monday February 26th, 2024

Join WEN Wales at the Temple of Peace in Cardiff on Friday 8th March for an International Women’s Day WEN Cafe event! Hear personal stories about the impact of investing in women from fantastic speakers representing a variety of industries and sectors including STEM, business, and the arts. The UN’s call for IWD this year […]