HACD is a nationwide NGO. It has been founded March 1989 and it aims to develop the ability of community initiation and action of citizens. The general strategy of the Association is defined by its twofold activities, namely the movement and the profession. As a movement it spreads the approach of community development, as a professional organisation it fulfils professional development tasks through experimental action researches, analyses and publications, teaching community development on basic, vocational and higher education levels and raising the awareness of the state and local governments on their responsibility in the organization of local development activity. HACD is an accredited institution for adult education.
HACD is involved in CD work in Europe, working for the CEBSD since 1991, active in the Central and Eastern European Region too, organising international gatherings, conferences, seminars, training trainers courses and summer universities.
Ilona Vercseg, President of Honour
HACD Hungarian Association for Community Development
T: +36 1 2015728
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