Community Development for Sustainable Development: European Conference - Glasgow Scotland, November 8th 2016

Conference: Community Development for Sustainable Development

European Conference Glasgow Scotland, November 8th 2016, 10:00 to 16:30 

Placing Community Development values and practices at the heart of the Sustainable Development Goals

This free one-day free conference will help you:

  • Better understand the UN Sustainable Development Goals, their message and process
  • Recognise the contribution CD can make to the achievement of the goals, and what has already been achieved
  • Consider the implications for practice in your own setting
  • Participate in the process of shaping national and local plans and programmes, engaging communities with government and other partners.

This conference will share experiences from across Europe and is intended for community development practitioners, agency managers, policy advisers and funders.  

Confirmed contributors:

  • Anastasia Crickley. Vice President and European Director, IACD and Community Work Ireland. 
  • Stuart Hashagen, Chair, European Community Development Network. 
  • Charlie McConnell, Past President, International Association for Community Development. 
  • Kirsten Paaby, Nordic Education Project / EuCDN. 


 Scottish Youth Theatre, The Old Sheriff Court, 105 Brunswick Street, Glasgow, Scotland, UK G1 1TF 

To book your place:

Please register your interest to attend this free conference with IACD before 1st October.

Places are limited at this important event and, we shall endeavour to ensure places are made available for participants from different countries. Applicants will be notified if they have a place no later than mid October.

If you need accommodation:

The IACD office can supply a list of hotels. Participants are responsible for booking their own accommodation and travel. Glasgow is easily accessible from most European countries.

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