Category Archives: Devolution Agenda

Responding to ‘Spice’: Developing an integrated response

09:15 to 16:30, Friday, 14 July 2017 The aim of the event is to develop an integrated strategy to reduce use and a range of harms and impact that the use of synthetic cannabinoid receptor agonists (more commonly referred to … Continue reading

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The Mayor of Greater Manchester: Promise and Challenge of his office

7pm, Thurs 6th July 2017 Room 3.14, Business School, All Saints, Manchester Metropolitan University (3rd Floor) One of the most important recent developments in the civic life of Manchester and the North West has been the election of the Mayor … Continue reading

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Social Innovation Innovative Social Investment: Reforming public services

Thu 22nd June – Friday 23rd June, 2017 Manchester Metropolitan University M15 6BH Manchester Metropolitan University is leading a Horizon2020 project Innovative Social Investment: Strengthening Communities in Europe. This project comes to an end in October 2017. The Manchester team … Continue reading

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Mancxit? Health and Social Care Devolution in Manchester

13:45 – 15:15, Mon 5 June, 2017 Manchester Central Conference Centre Petersfield Manchester M2 3GX   Join the Manchester Academic Health Science Centre (MAHSC) for discussion on improving cardiovascular care in the context of Manchester’s health and social care devolution. … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about money

  Tuesday, 23rd May 2017, 10:30 to 15:00 Lecture Theatre 3 Geoffrey Manton Building, All Saints Campus Manchester Metropolitan University M15 6BG   Money & Equality – are people with learning disabilities getting the money they need to lead good … Continue reading

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First challenge for the new Metro Mayors – serious business

What was it Tony Blair said on that May morning 20 years ago? A new dawn has broken, has it not? Andy Burnham’s convincing victory as Greater Manchester Mayor may prove to be a pivotal moment in our politics in … Continue reading

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What will your Greater Manchester Metro Mayor do for young people?

Thursday, 6 April 2017, 18:00 to 20:00 Friends Meeting House Manchester Upper Hall Mount Street M2 5NS Manchester United Kingdom In the run up to the Metro Mayor election on 4 May 2017, young people from the newly established  Greater … Continue reading

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Information Sharing for Devolution and Public Service Reform

  Thurs 6th April 2017, 10.00 – 16.00 Manchester Science Park, Kilburn House, Lloyd St N, Manchester, M15 6LR Convenors: Professor Sue Baines, Manchester Metropolitan University, and Dr Sue Richardson, Bradford University in collaboration with the Centre of Excellence for Information Sharing. … Continue reading

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Greater Manchester Metro Mayor – Economy Hustings

Wed 5 April 2017, 17:30 – 19:30   Boardroom of the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce Elliot House 151 Deansgate Manchester M3 3WD   Greater Manchester Metro Mayor – Economy Hustings Andy Burnham MP, Labour Party Cllr Sean Anstee, Conservative … Continue reading

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Housing Greater Manchester: 2017 Mayoral Hustings

Mon, April 3, 2017, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM   St Philip’s Chapel 2 Wilton Place Salford M3 6FR   2017 Housing and Homelessness Mayoral Hustings In this one-off special hustings, the leading candidates for mayor will debate one of … Continue reading

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