GM Cooperative Commission
Making Greater Manchester the most cooperative place in the UK
This site is published independently by members of the Greater Manchester Co-operative Commission.
The Commission was created by the Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) and launched by the Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham.
The views on this site are the views of Commissioners and not necessarily those of GMCA or Andy Burnham.
You can read about the commissioners here.
The Commission wants to work with co-operatives to reduce inequality, improve education and employment and help the sector grow into other areas of the economy to make Greater Manchester the most co-operative region in the UK.
The commission will focus on where co-operatives can support the delivery of the Greater Manchester Strategy.
It identifies four particular opportunities:
However, evidence on other areas - for example social care, energy - will be welcomed by the Commission.
You can make a submission to the GM Co-operative Commission directly here.
We'd love to hear from you about what you think.