Definition and exploration

Newsletter c/o Vanguard Definitions and exploration of Community Development This past year the Community Development Society members engaged in several deep and thoughtful conversations. A primary theme for discussion was that of the society adopting a working definition of┬ácommunity development. This conversation was prompted during the 2016 joint Community Development Society/International Association for Community Development … Continue reading Definition and exploration

Achieve Gender Equality to Deliver the SDGs

Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable world. Gender equality is an enabler and accelerator for all the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The gender-responsive implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development offers an opportunity to achieve not only SDG 5 (gender equality), … Continue reading Achieve Gender Equality to Deliver the SDGs

Call for papers: ACDA & IACD Community Development Conference 2017

Aotearoa Community Development Association (ACDA) and International Association of Community Development (IACD) Conference 2017 - call for papers now open. The conference will address the challenge of Agenda 2030 to Community Development practitioners, agencies and academics. There are a number of ways for you to contribute to and participate in the conference, including practice workshops, … Continue reading Call for papers: ACDA & IACD Community Development Conference 2017