‘MeToo must become WeToo’: Jacinda Ardern’s speech to UN rebuts Trump | Politics

The prime minister of New Zealand has been met with thunderous applause at the UN for her speech espousing global cooperation and kindness from world leaders, in stark contrast to Donald Trump’s portentous rejection of globalism earlier in the week. Jacinda Ardern’s national statement was viewed by many commentators as a direct rebuttal to the …

Jacinda Ardern makes history with baby Neve at UN general assembly | World news

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern has made history as the first female world leader to attend the United Nations general assembly meeting with her newborn baby in tow. Ardern appeared with her infant daughter at the UN on Monday evening, and played with her before giving a speech at the Nelson Mandela peace summit. …

Neve Te Aroha: New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern reveals name of baby daughter | World news

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern and her partner Clarke Gayford have announced the name of their newborn daughter: Neve Te Aroha Ardern-Gayford. Neve, derived from the the Irish name Niamh, means “bright” or “radiant” and Te Aroha means “love” in te reo Māori. She said she and Gayford had struggled “for months” over the …

New Zealand coalition under strain as Jacinda Ardern prepares for maternity leave | World news

New Zealand’s ruling coalition has come under pressure after the soon-to-be acting prime minister, Winston Peters, backed away from a hallmark crime and justice policy while also revealing he is suing one of his government’s own ministries. Prime minister Jacinda Ardern had her final day in the capital on Monday before heading home to Auckland …

‘Phenomenal’ Ardern: NZ mothers-to-be on the birth of a new kind of prime minister | World news

In mid-June Jacinda Ardern will become the second serving prime minister in history to give birth while in office. Ardern will take six weeks’ leave after giving birth and when she returns to work her partner, Clarke Gayford, will become a stay-at-home-dad. Here, New Zealand women with babies due in the same month discuss what …