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!
Link & Learn
IACD facilitates learning and practice exchange both virtually and face to face. Learn about our activities, such as events, study visits, publications and members' blog in our main menu.
IACD hosts and co-hosts workshops, conferences and seminars. Take part in an IACD event or learn more about co-hosting an event with IACD in your area.
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.
News and Events
Find out how you can help IACD.
Sign up to our monthly e-bulletin to get all the latest news from IACD.
Read IACD's second issue in our new series of international 'Practice Insights'.
Find out more about our international conference taking place in Glasgow, UK in 2014!
IACD works in collaboration with the Community Development Journal
IACD is a member of the Network of International Development Organisations in Scotland (NIDOS)