Delivering a thriving and productive economy in all parts of Greater Manchester is one of the key priorities of the Greater Manchester Strategy - Our People, Our Place.
World-class science, innovation and business takes place in Greater Manchester and we’re investing in it. We’re making it easier for start-ups and existing businesses to find investment to ensure they can grow. We know if we can improve productivity and pay, all our residents will be better off.
You can read more about what we do via the boxes below.
Greater Manchester's Local Industrial Strategy
Good Jobs and Growth - Greater Manchester's Local Industrial Strategy
UK Community Renewal Fund
The UK Community Renewal Fund aims to support people and communities most in need across the UK
Social Value can make Greater Manchester a better place
Using social value to tackle the inequalities around us
Greater Manchester Good Employment Charter
Supporting employers to develop good jobs and deliver opportunities for people to progress
Real Living Wage City-Region
Greater Manchester aims to be the first city-region to pay all employees a real Living Wage.
Greater Manchester’s Flexible Jobs Index Report
A report on the proportion of jobs advertised with flexible working options in Greater Manchester
Wider adoption of Living Wage could boost Greater Manchester economy by tens of millions of pounds
Greater Manchester welcomes Taoiseach Micheál Martin as city-region strengthens ties with Ireland