To ensure that children are not only physically healthy but are also prepared to learn, governments and others are turning to early childhood development (ECD) programs. Although there is near-universal agreement on the value of ECD, it is unclear how best to integrate health and child development programming to achieve better outcomes for children. A noted panel of experts discusses the evidence for weaving ECD into child survival and health programs, with a focus on identifying strategies and promising innovations that can be adapted and replicated.
CIPRE Forum: Advancing the Agenda: Using Research to Integrate Health and Early Childhood Practice Worldwide
Jul 09, 2014