South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority Weekly Policy Briefing (5 May)

Weekly Policy Briefing Highlights:

  • A new report by Green Alliance has investigated policy responses to reducing emissions in transport, which is the most highly emitting sector in the UK. Recommendations seek to reconcile implications for public finances whilst encouraging modal shift.​
  • Onward’s updated UK Social Fabric Index shares insight into what strengthens a community, and how the resilience of a community could be the focus for the Levelling up agenda.​
  • A recent piece by the Financial Times explained how the housing crisis is becoming a particularly acute problem in the English-speaking world, with urban density nearly 40% higher in developed European nations than countries like the UK and Australia. ​

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