Perceptions Matter: The Common Cause UK Values Survey from the Common Cause Foundation, finds that people in the UK value friendship, honesty and justice above image, money and success. The report also found that people were convinced that other people … Continue reading
In a blog, Cormac Russell, Director of ABCD Europe, and a leading proponent of the approach in Scotland clarifies his views: “ABCD … is not a model. You can’t therefore throw it at people as a means of getting them … Continue reading
For the past 50 years the Community Development Journal has been the foremost journal in its field. To celebrate, Oxford University Press has published a 50th Anniversary Issue edited by Mick Carpenter, Akwugo Emejulu and Marilyn Taylor ‘What’s New and … Continue reading
Short videos of contributions to the Community Development Journal’s 50th Anniversary conference in Edinburgh in June 2015 are available.
The International Association for Community Development has published a special edition of its Practice Insights magazine which looks back at the ‘Community is the answer’ world conference that they organised in Glasgow last year and summarises key learning points and … Continue reading
The Scottish Community Development Centre (SCDC) and What Works Scotland are currently working with the Scottish Government to review the National Standards for Community Engagement (NSCE). The guidance accompanying the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act will refer public bodies and others … Continue reading