Our Plan for Growth will showcase our strategy to maximise the opportunities of our region and develop a greener, fairer and stronger economy.
York and North Yorkshire’s Routemap to Carbon Negative sets out the region’s ambitious plans to be net zero carbon by 2034 and carbon negative by 2040.
A proposed devolution deal for our region is a historic moment, signalling great opportunity.
It is the first step towards a longer term, more focussed relationship with government, to secure more funding for the region in the years to come.
Our vision is for York & North Yorkshire to be England’s first carbon negative region with a circular economy that increases productivity and provides higher paid jobs.
The new North Yorkshire Council launches on 1 April. In an article from North Yorkshire County Council, economic support is discussed - and includes a comment from our chair.
The comments made by the Chancellor in his budget speech were set within the context of devolution, continuing the move towards LEP integration into Combined Authorities.
On International Women’s Day, Sue Jefferson, chair of York & North Yorkshire Local Enterprise Partnership’s Business Board, tells us how female entrepreneurs can empower themselves and redress the gender imbalance in funding and investment.