15 Nov 2018
Do you want to enhance natural resources and support communities in Wales? Find out more about new Welsh Government grant funding from our webinar
Welsh Government has recently launched two new grants schemes
that support the delivery of key elements of the Programme for
Government as set out in Taking Wales Forward and Prosperity for
All, while supporting delivery of specific policies relating to
health and natural resources in an integrated way.
- ENRaW focusing on improving the quality of the local
environment and creating sustainable green infrastructure;
- HAF supporting projects that can access and make use of
these areas to encourage healthy and active
In each case, the new grants focus on encouraging collaborative
projects that will deliver a range of multiple benefits and
improved outcome across the well-being goals, leading to longer
term sustainability and new models of delivery. The teams operating
the grants will continue to work closely to ensure that clear links
between the schemes and the activities they support are made.
Enabling Natural Resources and Well-being in Wales
The Welsh Government has released a new funding scheme to support
the implementation of the Natural Resources Policy, making clearer
links between Wales' natural resources and well-being. Grants will
be available for cross-sector partnerships delivering
improvements in local environment quality, green infrastructure,
and ecological resilience.
Healthy and Active Fund (HAF)
The Healthy & Active Fund (HAF) is a new programme managed and
delivered in partnership by Sport Wales, the Welsh Government and
Public Health Wales. The Fund seeks to improve people's mental
and physical health by enabling active lifestyles.
Webinar: Recorded 13.11.18
By the end of this webinar you will understand what the funds are
about and whether it is suitable for your group to apply. Please
click on the following link to watch a recording of the webinar: