Press Releases

Response to M4 report findings: Building future communities with clean, affordable and accessible transport

26/11/20 Sophie Howe

“The debate around the future of the chronically congested M4 has been too much about the needs of the car and not enough about the needs of the people of...

Domestic abuse survivors at Future Generations Wales will get financial support to leave an abusive relationship

25/11/20 Sophie Howe

People working for the Future Generations Commissioner for Wales will be able to receive cash support to escape an abusive relationship, it is announced today.

Better public transport and ‘major reduction’ in emissions plan welcomed by Future Generations Commissioner

18/11/20 Sophie Howe

A new transport vision for Wales’ future that prioritises public transport and active travel is a positive step towards shifting the nation’s travel habits, says Future Generations Commissioner Sophie Howe.

‘Don’t let young people down’, says Future Generations Commissioner as she launches Manifesto for the Future with 11-17-year-olds from Wales, and urges politicians to act now on climate and inequality

19/10/20 Sophie Howe

Wales’ political parties must act now on the urgent priorities of the nation’s young people, the world’s first Future Generations Commissioner has warned.

Future Generations Commissioner and Cardiff University join forces

13/10/20 Sophie Howe

The Office of the Future Generations Commissioner for Wales and Cardiff University have formally joined forces to work on shared strategic goals.

Future Generations Commissioner launches major study into basic income and shorter week

12/10/20 Sophie Howe

Wales could be the test ground for a pioneering initiative to give citizens a basic income from the government and a shorter working week.

Future Generations Commissioner for Wales joins Pope Francis, Chris Hemsworth, and Other Notable Speakers at the First-Ever Free TED Conference

9/10/20 Sophie Howe

Sophie Howe, will join Prince William, Pope Francis, Al Gore, and over 50 notable speakers at the first ever free TED conference this Saturday.