Aims, Scope & Mission


The aims of the JCDA to feature narrative, theoretical and empirically-based research articles relevant to community development, entrepreneurship, environment issues and business practices. We are continuing to develop a community that composed of professionals and experts from different parts of countries in  Asia to generate a good quality papers on these above topics



Topics of interest for submission include but are not limited to the areas listed below

  • Rural Community Development Financial Institutions
  • Smart Growth Empowerment
  • Sustainable Growth Enterprise
  • Small Business Enterprise
  • Business Ethics
  • Change Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Information system
  • Information technology Management
  • Management Information System
  • City and Rural Development
  • City Marketing strategy
  • Management
  • Public Policy

Other related topics


The mission of JCDA is to bring together the latest theoretical and empirical in community development and related topics in Asia. The journal readers include: academics and researchers, students, social scientists, management people, and policy makers, as well as managers from both for profit and not for profit corporations.