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Investing in Young Children

This guide published by the World Bank Group presents lessons and experiences that have been useful in informing the policy debate about ECD interventions around the world.
April 12, 2020

Global Resource Guide on Public Finance for Children in ECD

UNICEF's Global Resource Guide on Public Finance for Children in Early Childhood Development for partners aims to support UNICEF country teams, development partners, and governments to deliver at-scale and sustainable results for early childhood development.
April 12, 2020

Financing for Early Childhood Development: An Analysis of International and Domestic Sources in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

This study fills a critical gap in the global knowledge base by reviewing and analyzing the state of financing for ECD. It examines the role of international, national, and private actors in financing ECD; the principal financial barriers to promoting access, quality, efficiency, and effectiveness in delivering ECD; and potential solutions to increase and improve the effectiveness of financing, while addressing issues of equity.
April 12, 2020

Clean, safe and secure environments to support early childhood development

Clean, safe and secure environments contribute to enabling environments for nurturing care. Clean air, safe and secure surroundings, and outlets for physical activity are essential conditions for children to survive and thrive. An infant or young child who is exposed […]
November 27, 2019

UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the Environment (2018), Child Rights and the Environment, A/HRC/37/58.

In its resolution 28/11, the Human Rights Council recognized the ongoing need to clarify some aspects of the human rights obligations relating to the environment. The Council asked the Special Rapporteur to continue to study those obligations, in consultation with Governments, […]
January 24, 2018

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