Decision details

Greater Manchester Strategy Progress Report

Decision Maker: Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


1.    That the progress report, the systemic issues identified and possible GM responses and further dialogue with Government in support of the attainment of the Greater Manchester Strategy shared outcomes and commitments be received.


2.    That all recipients of the progress report, stakeholder groups, partnerships and agencies, have given due consideration and reflection to the issues identified in the report, that will drive the change and actions required in all parts of the system if the GMS is to be delivered.


3.    That it be noted that a review of the progress reporting process will be undertaken to refine and develop for future iterations.


4.    That the GMCA welcomes the clarity provided by the Overview and Scrutiny Committee that it will use the Greater Manchester Strategy as a guide for its work holding the Authority to account going forward.


5.    That a report be submitted to the September 2022 meeting of the GMCA providing an update on Trailblazer negotiations.


6.    That a report on the Integrated Care System aligning priorities, and related opportunities be submitted to a future meeting of the GMCA.


7.    That the Greater Manchester Strategy be reviewed to ensure it sufficiently captures the cost-of-living issues within the ‘here and now’ and that the dashboard being designed to analyse key indicators and measures be used to inform this.


Publication date: 01/08/2022

Date of decision: 29/07/2022

Decided at meeting: 29/07/2022 - Greater Manchester Combined Authority

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