Created by Dr. Craig Zelizer in 2007, the Peace and Collaborative Development Network (PCDN) is the go-to hub for the global change making community. PCDN is a rapidly growing social enterprise that gathers over 35,500 professionals, organizations and students engaged in social change, peacebuilding, social entrepreneurship, development and related fields. We are a one-stop-shop to inspire, connect, inform and provide the tools and resources to scale social change. In addition, PCDN gives members the tools, resources and jobs to lead successful lives and careers in the social change sector.
PCDN has been a member of the leading DC-based business incubator 1776 since August 2014.
What You should expect as a member
PCDN provides a dynamic space for the global change making community to interact. Members can stay informed of countless opportunities such as events, jobs, funding, fellowships and relevant news and publications.
Members can chat with each other, create blogs, add to discussion topics and share current research, experiences and challenges from the social change field. PCDN is one of the world’s leading blogging platforms to create new and/or cross-post relevant content. Members can also post information on such opportunities to share with the global community as well questions about about new and ongoing research projects, discussion of practice and policy regions, videos, photos and more. Join us today!
PCDN is vital to the work of Atlas Corps as we recruit professionals from around the world. It has also become a network builder as the majority of our Fellows use PCDN to forward their long-term professional goals. Since Atlas Corps started in 2006, PCDN has helped us reach more than 130 countries as we receive on average 500 to 1,000 applications a month.
Scott Beale, Founder & CEO, Atlas Corps