1.1 Produce a “distinctively Birmingham” inclusive growth strategy

The City Council working with business and education experts and with the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) should develop a local inclusive growth strategy for Birmingham. It should integrate plans for investment with plans for unemployment and target the areas of greatest need.  It should operate on two levels: first, at the level of the city and second, targeted action around local areas or ‘locales’ within the city that have distinctive strengths and challenges