#Jacinda Ardern

  • Article: New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Just Announced an Ambitious Ban on Plastic Bags
    Environment

    New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Just Announced an Ambitious Ban on Plastic Bags

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 10, 2018

    “It’s also the biggest single subject schoolchildren write to me about.” Read more

  • Article: New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Returns From Maternity Leave Ready to Roar
    Girls & Women

    New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Returns From Maternity Leave Ready to Roar

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 2, 2018

    "We'll be hitting the ground running, as I know everyone will expect us to do." Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Will Change Its Sexist Road Signs After 7-Year-Old's Letter
    Girls & Women

    New Zealand Will Change Its Sexist Road Signs After 7-Year-Old's Letter

    July 31, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Women can be line workers," the young girl wrote. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Is the First World Leader to Go on Maternity Leave
    Girls & Women

    New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Is the First World Leader to Go on Maternity Leave

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 21, 2018

    Ardern gave birth to her baby girl while in office. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand’s Prime Minister Just Pledged $100 Million to Tackle Homelessness
    Citizenship

    New Zealand’s Prime Minister Just Pledged $100 Million to Tackle Homelessness

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 4, 2018

    “We’re pulling out all the stops to support people in need.” Read more

  • Article: The Special Meaning of New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern's Coat
    Citizenship

    The Special Meaning of New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern's Coat

    By Daniele Selby|April 20, 2018

    The feather-woven korowai is a symbol of power and respect in New Zealand’s Maori culture. Read more

  • Article: 5 Awesome Quotes from New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern on Her Pregnancy
    Girls & Women

    5 Awesome Quotes from New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern on Her Pregnancy

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 19, 2018

    “I am not the first woman to multi-task.” Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Politician Gets Asked Sexist Question Again. This Time She Shuts it Down.
    Girls & Women

    New Zealand Politician Gets Asked Sexist Question Again. This Time She Shuts it Down.

    By Avery Friedman|Aug. 2, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Her interviewer admits he “never asked a male political leader in 20 years” about their family plans Read more