Wales has a resilient and sustainable economy that is able to develop whilst estabilising, then reducing, its use of natural resources and reducing its contribution to climate change


  • A sustainable economy that is resilient to changes in the global economy.

  • A long term economic future secured by achieving the transition to a low carbon, low waste economy.

  • Wales is the best place for business to locate, start up, grow and prosper.

  • Regeneration involves and engages with local communities and is firmly based on sustainability principles, creating an infrastructure for the future that favours sustainable ways of living and working.


Headline indicator of sustainable development:
  • Gross Value Added (GVA) and GVA per head

Supporting indicators
  • Employment
  • Resource efficiency
  • Electricity from renewable resources