Linking poverty, inequality and health

We held the second seminar in our Delivering Public Health series on May 15th, with a focus on the impact of poverty and inequality on increasing health outcomes at local level. Laura Austin Croft, who leads on the GLA’s health inequalities work, started us off. She was involved in the development of the Health Inequalities Strategy in 2010, and … [Read more...]

London leads the way in sustainable energy

GovToday’s Sustainable Communities 2013 conference on December 10th provided useful insights on the potential for local authorities to lead on promoting sustainable heat and energy networks, particularly in London. Energy production and consumption are increasingly visible issues, with heating costs high on the political agenda. The morning … [Read more...]