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Conservative Party Conference Fringe: Holding our breath?

This event, in partnership with Policy@Manchester, will look at their latest research On Air Quality and the economic effects of air pollution.

Exposure to air pollution has acute impacts on human health, productivity and widening societal inequalities. It is a national problem with profound local implications.

This panel will discuss how a place-based approach can be effective for building solutions to the air pollution problem that are effective, enduring, and equitable.

Confirmed speakers:

  • Professor Sheena Cruickshank, Immunologist and Professor of Biomedical Sciences and Public Engagement at The University of Manchester
  • Roger Evans, Political Adviser, UK100
  • Wayne Fitzgerald, Leader, Peterborough City Council
  • Rebecca Pow, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

This is event will be chaired by Andrew Carter, Chief Executive at Centre for Cities.

While outside the secure zone, Centre for Cities encourages attendees of this event to adhere to the Covid safety measures set by the organisers of this party conference.

Register your place via Eventbrite


Event Details

Location Friends Meeting House
Start Monday 4 Oct 2021 1:30pm
Finish Monday 4 Oct 2021 2:30pm
Organised by Centre for Cities and Policy@Manchester
Booking Register via Eventbrite

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