I've been thinking a lot recently about how we seize the opportunity devolution presents to intentionally 'design diversity in' to new political structures. Here are some initial thoughts: Full article and links here.
DivaManc was set up in response to the dominance of ‘stale, pale, males’ in the devolution story and a concern that it didn't work for women. Our intention was to help put the 'diva into devomanc' for a Greater Manchester devolution that is Diverse, Inclusive, Vibrant and Accountable. We are a women’s network growing women’s voice, participation, influence and power. Over the last nine months we have organised, facilitated and contributed to a wide range events providing s