Podcasts and Videos

The EU Referendum – What Happens Next?

Podcast discussion with Dyfan Powel, Alistair Shepherd, Elin Royles and Anna Rolewska on the outcome of the EU referendum in Britain in June 2016


Looking back at the 2016 National Assembly Election

In this podcast Dyfan Powel, Matthew Rees, Huw Lewis and Catrin Wyn Edwards discuss the results of the elections to the National Assembly of Wales in May 2016.


Reflections on Wales and Europe

Video of the Institute of Welsh Politics Annual Lecture 2016, delivered by Dr Hywel Ceri Jones CMG


Dynamics of Colonialism in Welsh Patagonia.

Lucy Taylor discusses her research on relations between Welsh colonists in Patagonia and indigenous communities (In English).


Y Cymry ym Mhatagoia.

Lucy Taylor discusses her research on relations between Welsh colonists in Patagonia and indigenous communities (Yng Nghymraeg / In Welsh).


Patagonia 150.

Lecture by Lucy Taylor on Welsh colonists in Patagonia delivered at the National Eisteddfod, 2015 (Yng Nghymraeg) / In Welsh).


Michael Woods introduces his research on globalization and rural localities.


Policy Briefing Report: The strength of the Welsh language in the community and the economy

Policy Briefing Report Seminar 3 E


Resources for Schools

Two Welsh Baccalaureate Packs for teachers have been produced in Welsh and English These packs are organised around different themes, each of which examines the place of Wales in Europe and in the world in a lively and exciting manner. Each theme incorporates a range of resources (lesson plans, presentations, worksheets, and activities) that have been prepared by experts in their fields. The packs also allow students to develop the Key Skills (communication, information technology, application of number, working with others, problem solving, improving own learning and performance) that are central to the Welsh Baccalaureate qualification. All packs contain a CD with all materials in both Welsh and English.

The packs are available to download here:

Welsh Baccalaureate Pack 1 – English 

The Welsh Baccalaureate Pack 1 contains sections on:

  • Understanding Democracy
  • The National Assembly for Wales
  • The European Union
  • The Welsh Language in Contemporary Wales




Welsh Baccalaureate Pack 2 – English 


The Welsh Baccalaureate Pack 2 contains sections on:

  • Political Representation
  • Global Poverty
  • Sustainability
  • Welsh Heritage and Culture