• Sustainable development will be the central organising principle of the Welsh Assembly Government


  • The Welsh Assembly Government is an exemplar organisation which demonstrates leadership on sustainable development, and encourages and enables others to embrace sustainable development as the central organising principle.

  • Sustainable development considerations are at the core of the evaluation and development of Assembly policies and its new and existing investment proposals.

  • There are effective and participative systems of governance in all levels of society.


  • Sustainable development is mainstreamed within the Assembly

  • The assembly is a leader within the Sustainable Development Commission's Sustainable Development in Government assessment

  • The public sector's ecological footprint is stabilised by 2020.