In 2015 the Welsh Government passed the Wellbeing of Future Generations Act. This sets out 7 wellbeing goals which 44 public bodies across Wales must work towards.

This video sets out what the act is all about:


Welsh people were asked what mattered to them through the Wales We Want national conversation which informed the legislation.

How do you measure a nation’s progress?

The consultation on the indicators by which the progress towards these goals was open until 11th January 2016.

Future Generations Commissioner for Wales

Case study written by Welsh Government

Practice example map view

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