issues affecting future policy at Manchester City Council.
Women's Voices, which holds its first meeting today is
Lead member for women's issues, Sue Murphy, said: 'Manchester City
council wants to ensure that women have an input into the planning and
delivery of city council services. We also want to ensure that women's
needs are taken into account. Women's Voices is a very important part of
The group will be split into five themed sub-groups and women can choose
which ones they wish to be involved in. These will focus on crime and
disorder issues relating to women, health, education, training and
employment, and access to services.
Women's Voices will also discuss the way the city council develops services
and events such as International Women's Day.