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Tackling Poverty

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Relative income poverty, persistent poverty and material deprivation statistics for Wales, other UK countries and regions of England.
The plan aims to tackle unemployment and economic inactivity.

Creating a strong economy which delivers prosperity and security for all individuals, families and communities in Wales is a key priority for Welsh Government.

Our National Strategy Prosperity for All provides a framework for our whole-government approach to increasing prosperity and addressing the root causes of poverty in an effective, joined-up way.

We are focusing on those areas where we can have most impact. 

Our priorities are the early years, shaping young people’s futures so they can go on to fulfil their potential and live healthy and prosperous lives; and helping people into fair, decent and rewarding work.