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February 16, 2018

Every Newborn: An Advocacy Toolkit and Guidance Manual for Ending Preventable Deaths

"You may be acting as a lone crusader or as part of a larger advocacy effort. Either way, you share an objective with all other advocates: to have your story move audiences from apathy to empathy to...

February 14, 2018

The Future of Learning and Technology in Deprived Contexts

"This report addresses the future of basic education, Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) use in deprived locations, and the use of ICTs in primary school learning in 2020 and 2025,...

January 9, 2018

The Father Factor: How Community Video Encourages Male Involvement for Better Nutrition and Hygiene Behaviors in Niger

"In Niger, where the Strengthening Partnerships, Results, and Innovations in Nutrition Globally (SPRING) project has worked to improve nutrition since 2015, MIYCN [maternal, infant, and young child...

January 5, 2018

Medic Mobile Case Study by UNESCO-Pearson Initiative for Literacy

"....Medic Mobile was launched in Nepal in 2013 as a mobile phone-based health monitoring solution using a simple data capture interface appropriate for community health workers (CHWs) with low...

November 21, 2017

Coping with conflict: making media to support children in Syria

Author: BBC Media Action's Assistant Project Manager in Syria Julie Boutros, originally posted November 19 2017 - As the world marks Universal Children’s Day, Julie Boutros describes how we're...

November 2, 2017

Behavioral Economics and Developmental Science: A New Framework to Support Early Childhood Interventions

"Parents play an integral role as active agents on behalf of their children. Simplified, program participation and engagement are often assumed to be the result of an active evaluation by parents...

October 17, 2017

Windows into Early Learning and Development

From the Executive Summary: "The first five years of a child's life is a time of great promise and rapid change, when the developing brain is most open to the influence of relationships and...

October 10, 2017

Peace, Love, Tolerance: Key Messages from Islam and Christianity on Protecting Children from Violence and Harmful Practices

This book explores approaches to preventing all forms of violence against children from the perspectives of Islam and Christianity. These faiths place great value on children and the importance of...

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September 18, 2017

"In LMICs [low- and middle-income countries], there is limited guidance on the 'how to' of programs: how to get a return on investment and how...

September 14, 2017

In Del Norte County and Adjacent Tribal Lands, Northern California, United States (US), 66% of children are starting school unprepared, and many...

September 1, 2017

"Can providing a role model change a person's opinion of what is possible in life and what is 'right' for a society? Can marketing a social...

August 3, 2017

"These findings are of concern because they suggest that in the communities studied, the existing gender discrimination, the low social...

July 25, 2017

This World Health Organization (WHO) document "identifies a select group of strategies that have shown success in reducing violence against...

July 20, 2017

"...violent behaviours are typically normalized in childhood, putting children who experience or witness violence at a higher risk of...

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