About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Areas relevant to the scope of the journal include: Rural and community development, geography and regional planning, community health; capacity building, sustainable development, human resource development; social capital, urban development, economic development, community participation, urban planning, and relevant subjects.

Publication Frequency

4 issues per year

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Intrnational Journal of Community Development is covered by the following abstracting and indexing services: JournalTOCs; CrossRef; Scribd; LOCKSS;  World Cat; Science Central; BASE; Free Databases/Journals; PKP Open Archives Harvester; Google Scholar; Academic Journals Database