News & Media Releases

Fair Trade is winning at public policy

14/7/18 Elen Jones

On a sunny day in June 2018, I was privileged to be invited to attend the Inaugural EU Cities Fair and Ethical Trade Award Ceremony, in Brussels along with representatives...

A voice for future generations across the world is crucial says Future Generations Commissioner for Wales at UN summit, New York

12/7/18 Sophie Howe

A voice for future generations across the world is crucial says Future Generations Commissioner for Wales at UN summit, New York

What will the NHS look like in 2088?

5/7/18 Sophie Howe

This week we celebrate the landmark 70th birthday of the NHS. This milestone birthday, is a chance to celebrate the past successes of the last 70 years, congratulate figures of...

Promoting well-being and compassion across generations in our communities by Karen Hamer, Mental Health Nurse

4/7/18

I’ve been a Mental Health Nurse for 34 years . Two years ago, I set up a Partnership with Grifithstown Primary School promoting our Initiative of Intergenerational Practice.

Commissioner urges Welsh Government to create a system focused on well-being by investing in preventative social care

28/6/18 Sophie Howe

Commissioner urges Government create a system focused on well-being by investing in preventative care

Reviewing public bodies’ annual reports

18/6/18 Sophie Howe

Reviewing public bodies' annual reports

New post-grad course takes on Future Generations’ challenges Guest blog by Leighton Andrews

13/6/18

The Well-being of Future Generations Act challenges Welsh public bodies to take action on the biggest threats facing Wales, working collaboratively and taking a partnership approach to support services in...

For Belle and Emmeline

9/6/18 Sophie Howe

This Sunday my daughter and I will be taking part in something significant. We will be joining thousands of women across the country marching to commemorate the brave women who...

Future Generations Commissioner for Wales endorses Urdd peace and goodwill message

18/5/18 Sophie Howe

This message, created by the young people of mid Glamorgan embodies much of the Well-being of Future Generations Act.

Future Generations Commissioner for Wales calls on public bodies to turn words into action and start delivering real changes

10/5/18 Sophie Howe

Public bodies in Wales must become more ambitious and adventurous and provide better clarity on how they are meeting their obligations under the Well-being of Future Generations Act, says Sophie...

New spend in health must be invested in approaches to preventative action

23/4/18 Sophie Howe

"In Wales it has already been recognised that tackling adverse childhood experiences is one of the biggest challenges facing public services now and in the future. For every 100 adults in...

The Impact of AI in Welsh Constituencies

20/4/18 Sophie Howe

Where will automation hit hardest?