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Find out about important resources available to you through ACDA.

Sustainably Yours:

Community Development and a Sustainable Future.

Full 119 pages of the conference proceedings available to you all, free!


The Pacific Journal of Community Development

Whanake: The Pacific Journal of Community Development is a bi-annual ejournal for practitioners and academics who love community development. The journal mission is to serve as a crucible of democracy, where people come together to share their dreams and plan their common futures. Community development journals exist in the UK, USA and Australia. This is a journal for Aotearoa New Zealand and the wider pacific. As such it reflects cultural diversity and is about the WE, not the I.

This publication is brought to you by Unitec ePress We operate a Creative Commons licensing system. Whanake Cover design by Penny Thompson

Circular Library

Sharing ideas. Creating Change.


The GCDEX  is an online repository for educational Community Development resources. The GCDEx is open to the public to view and anyone who is a member of ACDA or IACD can contribute.


Have you signed up to follow or contribute to the GCDEX yet? Click below to find out more!