#Jacinda Ardern

  • Article: Jacinda Ardern and New Zealand's 'First Baby' Just Made History at the UN
    Girls & Women

    Jacinda Ardern and New Zealand's 'First Baby' Just Made History at the UN

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 25, 2018

    Ardern is the first world leader to have taken maternity leave. Read more

  • Article: Jacinda Ardern Wants to Make New Zealand the 'Best Place in the World to Be a Child'
    Girls & Women

    Jacinda Ardern Wants to Make New Zealand the 'Best Place in the World to Be a Child'

    By Matt Petronzio|Sept. 23, 2018

    "If you ask me why I’m in politics, my answer will be simple: children." Read more

  • Article: New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Offers to Resettle Australia's Refugees — Again
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    New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Offers to Resettle Australia's Refugees — Again

    Aug. 23, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    New Zealand offered to take in Australia's refugees last November, but Australia declined. Read more

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