Inclusive societies begin with a good start for all children
Since 1949, the Van Leer Foundation has been dedicated to supporting young children, caregivers and communities worldwide. We work with our partners to achieve large-scale impact for inclusive societies.
Where we work
We support scalable ideas all around the world. Our country and global portfolios represent diversity in social, economic and cultural terms.
We create, curate and share knowledge that informs and inspires change in the lives of young children, families and communities.
Early Childhood Matters
Early Childhood Matters 2023
This edition unpacks what wellbeing means for parents and other caregivers, making the case for reimagining systems of support.
A review of digital tools supporting parents and the early childhood workforce.
Urban95: Management Case Studies
This collection of seven case studies from Princeton University documents how municipalities have prioritised their youngest residents through Urban95.