Promotion

Promoting the value of infrastructure to the Welsh economy and seeking increased investment is a key priority for CECA Wales – both for the benefit of members and, more broadly, for the economy of Wales, a resilient environment and high social value.  We continuously work to raise the profile of CECA Wales amongst clients, politicians and policy makers and we inform and influence policy making wherever and whenever we can.

We have produced, via our Annual Conferences, a number of industry priority reports including “Transporting Our Future Generations” which focuses on the Wellbeing of Future Generations Act and “Streamlining Public Procurement” which is self explanatory! We are currently working on our third report “Active and Healthy Lives” which focuses on the role of infrastructure in improving our wellbeing. This will be launched in November 2019.

Much of our work also involves submitting evidence to Welsh and UK Government Committees to influence the direction of their policies and legislative programmes.

We also produce regular briefings, articles and a blog on important and topical issues which affect the infrastructure sector,

How serious are we about social value in the infrastructure sector?
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If you listen to our Welsh Government you’d think we’re pretty serious about it. Although who knows what happens to all the data that pops out of the Community Benefits Measurement Tool? Depends what goes into it I suppose? Not enough I know that! If you listen to a myriad of clients, from local authorities