IACD members Randy Adams and Esther Farmer joined representatives of non-governmental organisations from around the world at the United Nations Headquarters in New York to discuss the post-2015 development agenda to follow-on from the Millennium Development Goals. You can download … Continue reading
The Federation for Community Development Learning is working with partners across the UK to review the Community Development National Occupational Standards . In Scotland the partners are the CLD Standards Council, Scottish Community Development Centre, Scottish Community Development Network and … Continue reading
Materials from June’s international conference ‘Community is the Answer’ held in Glasgow are available for uploading at www.communityistheanswer.org.
Charlie McConnell, former head of the Scottish Community Education Council, the Carnegie UK Trust and other organisations, has published a book which combines a memoir with reflections about how people who work as community organisers, educators and development workers to … Continue reading
IFSW (the International Federation of Social Workers) has launched the ‘ First Global Report on Social Work and Social Development: Promoting Social and Economic Equalities’. It highlights these findings: People cannot be developed by others: … to escape from poverty … Continue reading
Earlier in the year Professors Kate Pickett and Richard Wilkinson gave the Sir Douglas Robb Lectures on at the University of Auckland. These provide the most up to date account of research on income inequality and its effects since The … Continue reading