Jacinda Kate Laurell Ardern (/ dʒ ə ˈ s ɪ n d ə ˈ ɑːr d ɜːr n /; born 26 July 1980) is a New Zealand politician who has served as the 40th Prime Minister of New Zealand and Leader of the Labour Party since 2017. When she dropped into the VICE offices, we wanted to know more about her policies, her past, and her motivation.
'You've had Jacinda on television and radio dominating it for six or seven weeks. New Zealand's prime minister has announced that she and her ministers, along with public service CEOs, will take a 20% pay cut for six months to acknowledge the New Zealanders who have lost jobs, taken pay cuts or who were reliant on wage subsidies during the Covid-19 outbreak. Balcony floor tilling. Related Videos. 3:13.