Assets Based Community Development

Assets Based Community Development

Assets Based Community Development (ABCD)

For some time now asset-based community development (ABCD) has on everyone’s lips, finding its way into discussions and practice at the community, academic and even government level. Therefore, a forum that convenes funders to unpacks the role and impact of ABCD on the grant-making process is another natural development and important layer in the role-out of this approach.

  • Exploring asset based approaches in conjunction with the Canadian-based COADY Institute (based in Canada). This process attempts to define ABCD in a South African context
  • Setting up a formal learning space for promotion of ABCD in South Africa
  • Working with Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) to provide an academic basis to action learning

ABCD Compendium of Tools:

 

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