IACD is a global network of community development associations, practitioners and activists who are committed to issues of social justice. IACD has over 3,000 members and subscribers worldwide. Learn more about us.
IACD connects people to each other, making the world a bit smaller. Join IACD today and start connecting with practitioners and activists around the world!
IACD held a major international conference in Glasgow in 2014. Find out more on our Community is the answer conference website!
IACD has consultative status with the United Nations and the International Labour Organisation and works closely with other international and regional bodies. We advocate for community development values, principles and approaches, giving our members a voice at the global level. Learn more here.
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Find out more about our international conference which took place in Glasgow, UK in June 2014!
IACD works in collaboration with the Community Development Journal