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September 2, 2016

Social and Behavior Change Communication to Support Early Grade Reading

"Knowledge is necessary, but not sufficient, for behavior change."

August 4, 2016

Early Childhood Matters 2016

"The 2016 edition of Early Childhood Matters features contributions from UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake; WHO Assistant Director General Flavia Bustreo; Alice Albright and colleagues at the...

June 15, 2016

Global School Feeding Sourcebook: Lessons from 14 Countries

"The Sourcebook documents and analyzes a range of government-led school meals programmes to provide decision-makers and practitioners worldwide with the knowledge, evidence and good practice they...

May 26, 2016

Opportunity for All? Technology and Learning in Lower-Income Families

"Substantial digital inequalities still exist....Among youth, being under-connected [to the internet] means that critical opportunities to develop creative projects, take advantage of educational...

May 26, 2016

Diverse Families and Media: Using Research to Inspire Design

"A one-size-fits-all model of product development is all too often the norm in the children's media industry. The implications for equity here are of course, enormous." - Lori Takeuchi

May 5, 2016

Developing the talent of Somali journalists

Author: BBC Media Action's Abdillahi Jama, May 5 2016 - As a Somali journalist, I’ve seen a lot. As the 1991 civil war erupted in Mogadishu, bombs and bullets interrupted my journalism studies....

April 6, 2016

Focus on Disability: 'Zika babies' need support now

From Hannah Kuper: About 4,000 babies have now been born with microcephaly - abnormally small heads, often with underdeveloped brains  in Brazil alone. Evidence is mounting that this is because...

March 11, 2016

Evidence of Effective Approaches to Social and Behavior Change Communication for Preventing and Reducing Stunting and Anemia

"Evidence suggests that using multiple SBCC approaches and channels to change behaviors is more effective than using one, that targeting multiple contacts has a greater effect than targeting only the...

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January 5, 2016

"...the utilisation of systemic, holistic and multifaceted approaches is critical to address the variety of drivers behind different forms of...

January 4, 2016

This volume explores early childhood education policies and practices in the Caribbean. Early childhood development has gained increasing...

December 3, 2015

Author: Eve Sullivan of the Parents Forum, December 3...

Empowering Families
December 3, 2015

Author: Eve Sullivan of the Parents Forum, December 3 2015 (originally...

November 11, 2015

Author: Verónica Bagnoli of Equidad para la Infancia, December 9 2015 - Crime and criminality acquired a connotation of "epidemic" in Brazil and...

November 10, 2015

Authors: Sophia Luthuli and Eve Sullivan, October 15 2015 - A distance of 7,853 miles and a six-hour time difference separate Johannesburg from...

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