Jacinda Ardern

Jacinda Ardern is the NZ prime minister.

Sep 25, 2019

Jacinda Ardern: 'We can't say we value our art if we don't value our artists'

To mark Arts Month, the prime minister shares her thoughts on the future of the arts in Aotearoa.

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Sep 24, 2019

'No one has the luxury of copping out': Jacinda Ardern speaks to the UN about climate change

Yesterday Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern delivered two speeches on climate change to the United Nations in New York. This is what she said.

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Mar 29, 2019

'The answer lies in our humanity': Jacinda Ardern at the National Remembrance Service

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's speech at the National Remembrance Service in full.

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Mar 19, 2019

‘We cannot know your grief, but we can walk with you at every stage’

In the first address to parliament since Friday’s terrorist attack on Christchurch, Jacinda Ardern paid tribute to the Muslim community and pledged to deny the perpetrator the notoriety he craves

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Mar 16, 2019

Jacinda Ardern: ‘I can tell you one thing right now. Our gun laws will change’

'There have been attempts to change our laws in 2005, 2012 and after an inquiry in 2017. Now is the time for change.'

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Mar 15, 2019

‘We were chosen because we represent diversity’ – Jacinda Ardern on Christchurch terrorist attack

'This can only be described as a terrorist attack,' says NZ prime minister

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Sep 28, 2018

Kindness and kaitiakitanga: Jacinda Ardern addresses the UN

Jacinda Ardern's full address to the United Nations General Assembly.

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Sep 12, 2018

‘I remember the crunch point’: Jacinda Ardern looks back on the 2017 election

The now prime minister recounts the wild weeks that saw her catapulted to lead the Labour Party.

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Apr 12, 2018

Votes for women, nuclear-free, and now we can be world leaders on climate

The NZ prime minister explains why she has taken the step of banning future offshore oil exploration

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Feb 5, 2018

‘I want to be able to tell my child I have earned the right to stand here’

The prime minister's speech at the Waitangi treaty grounds, in full.

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