Acting to improve the well-being of Wales - now and in the future
These resources provide an overview of the Well-being of Future
Generations Act as an innovative and practical policy; requiring
public bodies underpin their decision making by contributing to the
seven well-being goals of the Act and following the five ways of
They explain why the Act has been developed, the role it plays in
ensuring sustainable development of Wales, and how the third sector
can contribute to its delivery.
You could start by watching our webinar introducing the
Act, work your way through our
resources on the well-being goals
and ways of working, and then test your knowledge
by completing our short online course on the
Think the Goals of the Well-being of Future Generations Act are
only for public bodies? The third sector contributes greatly
towards the achievement of the goals and these
aim to help groups think more about their contributions in the
context of the goals; enabling them to demonstrate the impact that
These resources explain why the goals are important, how the third
sector contributes and what we can do maximise our contributions.
There are also statistics for reference and links to useful
resources and support services.
introduce the five ways of working of the Well-being of Future
Generations Act. They explore what the ways of working might mean
in practise, some of the barriers to implementation, their
potential impact on the third sector, and some useful resources and
support for further thinking.
We would like to promote these useful resources far and wide so
please feel free to share them with as many people as you can! We'd
also love to hear any feedback you may have to help us identify
what the sector needs to best equip it to work towards the goals
and shout about what we're doing - firstname.lastname@example.org