The Welsh Assembly passed the ground-breaking Well-being for Future Generations Bill at Plenary last week. The Bill, developed in line with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, is just a start in making Wales globally and environmentally responsible.
The world has been watching us along this journey and I have no doubt it will be celebrated. said Assembly Member Carl Sargeant in an article for WWF-UK,
We should be very proud of what we have achieved, but the work now starts to deliver the Wales we want.
Fought for by the Hub and the SD Alliance, the new sustainable development duty ensures Wales’ public bodies tackle climate change and take into account the economic and social consequences of their actions on communities around the world.