Monday, 15 July 2019
What is the impact of low-paid work on London’s economy?
What recent action have you taken to encourage businesses to pay the London Living Wage?
What action should central Government take to support you in reducing the numbers of Londoners in low-paid work?
How will the Good Work Standard interact with outsourcing?
What makes a good procurement policy for London’s businesses?
What action are you taking to encourage businesses to have good procurement policies?
What is the average reduction in calories per relevant menu option among businesses that have signed up to the healthier catering commitment?
How many businesses have signed up to the Healthier Catering Commitment in each year of its operation?
In addition to the acute shortage of EU migrants to fill jobs in key areas like the NHS; building and hospitality industries etc. there is now urgent need for more migrants needed to cater for...
Of the employers accredited with the GWC, a) how many recognise a trade union for collective bargaining and b) how many workers are employed in these organisations?
Does the Healthier Catering Commitment collect sales data on reformulated / non-reformulated menu options in businesses that have signed up?
What is the budget for the promotion of the Healthier Catering Commitment?
How do you intend to encourage businesses to sign up to the Good Work Standard?
Please provide me with a list of all corporate gifts received by the GLA since May 2016. Please also provide a breakdown of the value of each gift as well as the names of the organisations who...
How many small businesses applied for your offer of support with artificial intelligence (AI) technology and how many were successful?
What has been done since 2016 to get more employers to sign up to the London Living Wage?
How many London Boroughs are now signed up to the LLW? Please list them and the date when they signed up.
What steps have been taken to ensure that more London Boroughs sign up to the London Living Wage?
How many Londoners are accessing food banks despite being in work? Can you break this figure down by year since 2012?
Can you detail how much foreign direct investment (FDI) London has received by year since 2014 and where it has originated from?
A survey by EY found that whilst the UK remains in top position as the European destination for foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2018, but the number of projects was down by 13% on the previous...
What action can you take to put an end to the bad practice that is often seen in outsourcing in London, with regards to workers’ rights?
According to the Guardian, (https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/jun/04/retailers- warn-of-fresh-wave-of-job-losses-and-store-closures) “A survey by the consultancy and auditing firm...
Between two-thirds and three-quarters of workers surveyed for ‘the Gig Economy’ Report by the UCL said they had not been provided with safety training on managing risks on the road...
Have you received any further information from the Government about London’s share of the UK Shared Prosperity Fund, which is due to replace EU funding after Brexit?
In the EU Exit Working Group in February, it was stated that the LEAP provides the Government with business intelligence relating to Brexit on a weekly basis. Are the Government taking your...
What are the benefits of good procurement for London’s employers and employees?
The London Assembly is a 25-member elected body, part of the Greater London Authority, that scrutinises the activities of the Mayor of London.
The London Assembly was established in 2000 and meets at City Hall on the south bank of the River Thames, close to Tower Bridge. The Assembly is also able to investigate other issues of importance to Londoners (transport, environmental matters, etc.), publish its findings and recommendations, and make proposals to the Mayor.