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Future Generations Newsletter

3/10/18 Sophie Howe

We are delighted to share with you our first newsletter.

#SkillsSeptember – Tackling the changing world of work


At Nesta we have spent a lot of time over the last few years thinking about the future of the world of work.

#SkillsSeptember: Thinking about the future means looking for opportunities

26/9/18 Sophie Howe

The pace of technological change is so fast it’s difficult to imagine what the world of work will look like for our children and future generations.

What does peace have to do with the Well-being of Future Generations Act?

21/9/18 Sophie Howe

What do we mean, when we talk about Wales and peace and what does peace have to do with the Well-being of Future Generations Act?

#skillsseptember – To Bacc or not to Bacc?


The deadline for responses to the Welsh Government on the status of the Welsh Baccalaureate Qualification is TODAY and you can find more information here.

More progressive decision-making needed to ensure long-term impact on dealing with Wales’ biggest problems

20/9/18 Sophie Howe

Responding to the Welsh Government’s ‘Well-being of Wales’ report published today, Sophie Howe, Future Generations Commissioner for Wales said:

#skillsseptember – A Ddylai Robotiad Siarad Cymraeg? (Should robots speak Welsh?)


During the Summer, we hosted our first event at the National Eisteddfod in Cardiff Bay. The subject of debate was, 'Should robots speak Welsh?' Here are the reflections of Meilys...

Future transport in the capital city – guest blog by Councillor Caro Wild


Cardiff is a really exciting place at the moment. We have a young and fast-growing city, with jobs being created, houses being built and a billion pounds worth of regional...

Hinkley Point

14/9/18 Sophie Howe

I have respect for the concerns expressed by local people regarding the disposal of waste from Hinkley Point. This is clearly an emotive subject and I can understand why some...

Future Generations Commissioner for Wales calls on Welsh Government to be brave in its investment on transport as new report shows lack of ambition in M4 Black route proposal


A new report published today by the Future Generations Commissioner for Wales, Sophie Howe shows how Wales could transform its transport system by investing in public transport, active travel and...

#ProudToBeMe by Iestyn Wyn, Stonewall Cymru


This weekend people across Wales will come together to celebrate equality and diversity at Pride Cymru.

A Ddylai Robotiad Siarad Cymraeg? (Should robots speak Welsh?)

16/8/18 Sophie Howe

Should robots speak Welsh?