#Jacinda Ardern

  • Article: New Zealand's First-Ever Budget for 'Well-Being' Will Focus on Poverty and Mental Health
    Health

    New Zealand's First-Ever Budget for 'Well-Being' Will Focus on Poverty and Mental Health

    By Sushmita Roy|May 15, 2019

    Child poverty, domestic violence, and mental health are priorities in the budget. Read more

  • Article: Women in New Zealand Wear Headscarves to Show Solidarity With Muslims
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    Women in New Zealand Wear Headscarves to Show Solidarity With Muslims

    By Joe McCarthy|March 22, 2019

    “We love, support, and respect you.” Read more

  • Article: New Zealand's PM Called for a Global Fight Against Racism. What Would That Look Like?
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    New Zealand's PM Called for a Global Fight Against Racism. What Would That Look Like?

    By Joe McCarthy|March 21, 2019

    It starts with acknowledging the deep roots of racism. Read more

  • Article: At Least 49 Dead in New Zealand Terror Attack on 2 Mosques
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    At Least 49 Dead in New Zealand Terror Attack on 2 Mosques

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Madeleine Keck|March 15, 2019

    Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said it’s among the country’s “darkest days.” Read more

  • 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  and  Carmen Singer|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
    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