Nurture Development (directed by Cormac Russell, who is also Director of ABCD Europe and a faculty member of the Asset Based Community Development (ABCD) Institute at Northwestern University, Chicago) announce their involvement in a series of Webinars throughout 2014 which “offer … Continue reading
This blog offers an interesting short discussion of the terminology and values of community capacity building, from an Australian perspective.
There does not appear to be any overview of whether the varied approaches taken to strengthening communities in Scotland are delivered in a coherent way. There is little explicit recognition in government policy that community development can offer a set … Continue reading
The presentations made at the February event ‘Resilience – supporting transformation in people and communities’ by Pete Seaman, Glasgow Centre for Population Health, Fiona Garven, Scottish Community Development Centre, and Rory MacLeod, CLD Standards Council for Scotland are now available.
A packed audience took part in the event on 6 February organised by Glasgow Centre for Population Health, Scottish Community Development Centre and CDAS. GCPH have made available the Briefing Paper that was circulated to participants (and the longer Research … Continue reading
There has been for some time a gap in responsibility for promotion, research, and further development needs around the Community Development Occupational Standards and related qualifications, and a lack of a forum for looking at wider CD workforce development needs … Continue reading