Community Work Ireland is delighted to be wordocument1king with our international partners, the International Association for Community Development, the European Community Development Network  and Community Development Alliance Scotland in organising the European Community Development Conference, Community Development for Sustainable Development : Placing Community Development Values and Practices at the Heart of the Sustainable Development Goals on November 8th 2016 10.00am – 4.30pm, Glasgow, Scotland

This one-day free conference will help you to:

  • 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.

Venue:  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.