The Future of Housing Event, Saturday 21st January
18 January 2017
Manchester Green Party Gathering
Commemoration of Deyika and The Future of Housing Event
Saturday, 21st January 2017
Methodist Central Hall
Due to Deyika's deeply saddening death we have rearranged this event. We decided that Deyika would have wanted it to go ahead as he was so passionate about housing.
Here is the up to date info:
We will be discussing the future of housing in Manchester and Greater Manchester. as well as celebrating the life of Deyika.
We want to hear ideas from you.
What will happen?
There will be speakers with a question and answer session on the topic of housing
Dr Roz Fox
Roz is a Lecturer at Manchester Metropolitan University where she teaches on the undergraduate Public Service degree and Masters programme in Public Administration
Roz is also the academic lead of the university wide Social Housing Innovation, Research and Enterprise (SHIRE) network that provides research, consultancy and support to housing associations and their customers across the North West and Cheshire.
Is a member of Steady State Manchester. She helped draw up Steady State's paper ‘Housing in the Viable Economy’ which will shortly be available on our website. She is also a member of Greater Manchester Housing Action.
She trained as an architect and town planner and worked in London and Lancashire before going to Mozambique, where she lived for nearly 30 years, working in urban and rural development.
Following this there will be a conversation around the life of Deyike Nzeribe. We will talk about the projects he was involved with, what he wanted to achieve and how we can pay tribute to him.
Chair of Wigan Green Party
Expect: free flowing ideas, a relaxed open atomsphere, biscuits, a chance to have conversations about housing.
Don't expect: long speeches and quizzes on obscure policy points.