Commissioned by Policy@Manchester, the Education Policy Institute report draws on an in-depth analysis of public datasets, including #BeeWell data, to explore the correlation between neighbourhood characteristics and young people's wellbeing in Greater Manchester.
The key findings show that some neighbourhood characteristics are significantly correlated to different domains or drivers of wellbeing, including on income disparity, health deprivation, crime risk and more.
Combined with the existing literature, these findings suggest what needs to be prioritised to create a sense of belonging for young people and to ensure physical activity is accessible and available to all.
5 December 2023 marks International Volunteer Day (IVD), an annual international observance which provides an opportunity for organisations and individuals to champion and celebrate the contribution of volunteerism, advocate for government support for volunteer efforts, and spotlight the contributions made by volunteers worldwide.
The GM Moving conference brings people and organisations together to re-energise, refocus and grow as a diverse and inclusive movement for movement.
As part of Right to the Streets initiative, Open Data Manchester have created a Place Review tool to help identify steps you can take to create safer and more welcoming streets and public spaces. The Place Review was finalised and launched at Stretford Public Hall in September 2023 and here, Toyebat Adewale, explains how the tool was developed with the Trafford community.