IEWM works closely with WM ADASS and has a Joint Improvement Programme that provides support to councils in the region through a sector led approach.
The IEWM Associates Pool is available for use by Local Authorities and public-sector partners in England and Wales and provides fast access to quality assured subject matter experts in several fields.
IEWM supports WM ADCS to deliver a Regional Improvement Plan and develop public services for children and young people.
We collaborate with health partners and local government services that have an impact on the health and wellbeing of residents across the region.
Working closely with the LGA and other sector support networks, IEWM provides a focus for SLI activities on behalf of all local authorities within the West Midlands.
Our role is to work on behalf of the sector to help stimulate and influence new thinking and innovation and encourage engagement in new ways of working.
Midlands Connects publishes its 20 year vision for the region’s motorway network, among other things, setting out 10 measures for “decongesting the heart of Britain’s motorway network” and helping “grow the economy of both the Midlands and the wider UK”.Read More
Environmental governance, special education, transport, international trade, asylum seeking children, the future of the high street and automation and work are among the crop of current government consultations and select committee inquiries highlighted by WMiC. Read More
• Drinking habits - Tea-totalers, drinkers, bingers and hospital admissions • A run on the bank - Reports shed light on poverty in the region • Education, education, money, accountability - School finances and accountability • Setting out the size of the challenge - NHS Digital’s obesity, activity and diet statistics • What’s so good about homes, health, care and understanding? • Telling Ofsted - Children’s experiences of care homes and foster care • Consultations Download
Andrew Donaldson, Head of Strategy for Staffordshire County Council shares his insight into the 'People Helping People' model. From IEWM Expert Insights: Enterprise, 21st March 2018 Download
Assistant Director - Transformation
Regional Programme Manager