CITY LAB 2

Integrating decarbonisation strategies across health and transport

Location:

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Objectives:

Forge cross-sectoral links between transport, public services, and commerce
Create new forms of public-private partnerships and business models

Scenario:

In order to maximise the efficiency of investment in Greater Manchester’s health and transport sectors, cross-sectoral links need to be deepened. The approach for doing so will draw on experience gathered during COVID-19 in relation to new ways of working.

Timeline

30 Nov 2021
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SUMP-PLUS project brochure
The SUMP-PLUS booklet sets out all of the key elements of the project's work in a succint six-page product.

Anticipated Outcomes

  • A series of task group meetings and workshops during the project addressing both governance processes and cross-sectoral solutions development.
  • City Systems Plan comprising a summary of cross-sector data and strategy analysis, together with case studies setting out prioritised cross-sectoral solutions and outline implementation plans.