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Executive education course furthers use of behavioural science in early childhood
How can leaders in early childhood apply ideas from behavioural science to encourage more parents and practitioners to adopt and sustain positive…
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India’s Nurturing Neighbourhoods Challenge helps cities to support families
The Nurturing Neighbourhoods Challenge is a three-year initiative working with selected Indian cities to pilot and scale ways to improve urban life…
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Harvard executive programme on leading and scaling early childhood programmes
Demonstrating that a project benefits young children is one thing; delivering that model at scale, to benefit millions of children, presents different…
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Mental health support for refugee children and communities
Experiences in the early years of a child’s life can and should build a foundation of resilience – but children who have…
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Why playgrounds should be part of all refugee shelters
The Bernard van Leer Foundation partnered with UNHCR – the United Nations refugee agency – and AVSI Brasil (Associação Voluntários para o…
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A month of early childhood in Brazil raises public awareness on the importance of the early years
Brazil’s first-ever “early years month”, in August 2021, started with messages projected onto the National Congress in the nation’s capital, Brasília. Over…
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Advocacy leads to new legal framework in Israel
Through patient engagement with leading legislators, the Coalition for Education from Birth – formed in 2015 – has contributed to several major…
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Home visiting services scale up in Brazil
Criança Feliz was set up by the Ministry of Citizenship (then known as the Ministry of Social Development) with support from the…
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How going online improved midwife and peer support for Eritrean refugee women
Vulnerable migrant groups in the Netherlands have higher-than-average rates of pregnancy and birth-related complications and maternal and infant mortality. Centering Pregnancy offers…
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Campaign encourages parents to create “magic moments” with their children
Every moment in the lives of busy parents and their children can become an enjoyable, meaningful and memorable moment. That’s the message…
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New campaign in the Netherlands celebrates parents
An awareness-raising campaign about the importance of a child’s first 1,000 days, Ode to all parents, launched this week in the Netherlands.…
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10 design elements help women to make informed breastfeeding decisions
The World Health Organization advises mothers to exclusively breastfeed their newborn babies for at least 6 months. In the Netherlands, a recent…