Understanding Systems Thinking Approaches from an Early Childhood Development Perspective

June 2023 – ECDAN Knowledge Fellow, Aanchal Kapur, with the support of her mentors, prepared a report that describes complex systems initiatives implemented at scale in diverse settings. Initial descriptive analysis highlighting key features related to the implementation of complex systems initiatives and high-level reflections of cross-cutting elements are discussed. Employing systems thinking is one promising approach that considers sociocultural and temporal variables, recognizing the need for a resilient infrastructure to support ECD ecosystem.