Learning from experience: Historical Cases available now

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Early Childhood Matters 2018: new edition now available

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Home visiting services scale up in Brazil

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Data mapping informs home visits in Istanbul

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Digitaf shows how Tel Aviv is prioritising young children

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The children’s priority zone debuts in Bogotá

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Dart course for journalists spearheads media outreach

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Scaling up mother tongue-based preschool in Odisha

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Advocating Paid Leave for New Dads

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News & Blogs

BvLF partners with Arup on Urban95 guide and VR experience

Published February 19, 2019

On Monday 11 February, Arup and the Bernard van Leer Foundation formally launched a partnership on two new initiatives related to our Urban95 work: a guide to better enable designers,… Read more

Looking at DTLA through children’s and caregivers’ eyes: an Urban95 opportunity

Published February 15, 2019

On its surface, our meeting location of DTLA seemed like an odd choice: a Southern California neighbourhood known more for its office buildings and car culture than its livability. Our… Read more

Covering the Syrian Refugee Crisis – highlights from the Dart journalism training workshop in Amman

Published February 14, 2019

UNHCR tells us that more than 5.6 million people have fled Syria since the onset of the civil war in 2011, seeking safety in neighbouring countries and beyond. An estimated… Read more

New campaign helps Israeli parents and children create “Magic Moments”

Published February 12, 2019

Together with Hop! Media Group in Israel, the Bernard van Leer Foundation is proud to launch "Magic Moments", a national campaign offering parents simple tools to transform routine time spent… Read more

Videos show how three-year-olds experience Dakar

Published February 5, 2019

A new video follows a three-year-old girl as she makes her way to the market in Dakar with her mother. It is the first in a series of ten videos… Read more

Reflections on the Urban95 Expert Assembly

Published February 4, 2019

Last autumn the Bernard van Leer Foundation gathered a group of experts in the fields of early childhood development, mobility, transportation safety, public space, urban form, recreation, and air quality… Read more