Launch of UK2070 Commission
Manchester Urban Institute is a key contributor to the UK2070 independent inquiry into city and regional inequalities in the UK
Cecilia Wong and Vincent Goodstadt are members of the UK2070 Commission. Chaired by Lord Kerslake, it has been set up to conduct a review of the policy and spatial issues related to the UK’s long-term city and regional development and will run in three phases, until November 2019.
Other project partners include the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, the University of Sheffield, University College London, the Sir Hugh Sykes Charitable Trust (SHSCT) and the RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce).
The website is now live and the official launch event takes place at the House of Lords on the 9 October.