Core Principles

ACPDA’s core principles focus on:

  • Creating results - lasting improvements for people, foundations, firms and governments Planning for programmes-distributed economic growth and employment, measures for poverty reduction
  • Participation and partnership - actively listening to and involving local people
  • Protecting environment and biodiversity, while enabling development
  • Using regional planning where complementary value chains can best develop
  • Linking policies and grass-roots impacts
  • Integrity