News & Press Releases

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

#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.

Culture is well-being’s golden ticket

31/5/17 Sophie Howe

Wales is one of the only countries in the world to place value on cultural well-being and as the Welsh cultural season begins, Sophie Howe, Future Generations Commissioner for Wales,...

#InternationalWomen’sDay: My experience as an apprentice in the FGC office – Hollie Leslie

8/3/19 Hollie Leslie

My experience as an apprentice with the Office for Future Generations Commissioner

#SocialPrescribingJanuary A world-leading study into how green spaces improve our well-being – Amy Mizen


Previous research has suggested that spending time outdoors in natural environments, such as parks and beaches, can help support and promote good mental health and wellbeing. 

#TransportOctober Community Transport and Future Generations – Llyr ap Gareth, Community Transport Association UK


The international community faces huge challenges of climate change and dwindling resources. The Well-being of Future Generations Act (Wales) argues that if we hope to tackle those big questions, engaging...

#TransportOctober How we are progressing – It is time to switch to Ultra Low Emission Vehicles (ULEVs)

25/10/18 Sang-Jin Park

Reduce. Reuse. Recycle. It is a common phrase that we use in our office where the second-hand office furniture and ‘no plastic cup’ signs welcome visitors.

#TransportOctober Roqib Monsur nextbike Ambassador explains why cycling is the best way to get around Cardiff


Since the bike-sharing scheme launched in Cardiff earlier this year, I was one of the people that took advantage of the scheme and began travelling using the nextbike for my...