Cases

Find out more about what we've achieved and learned through our work in various parts of the world.

Children are sanitation ambassadors in India

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Open defecation is a particular problem for young children in Indian cities such as Bhubaneswar, with unhygienic conditions spreading diarrhoea and other diseases. Women are also at risk of sexual … Read More

Improving parenting at scale through existing health workers

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Visits from community health workers have been shown to have positive effects on the health, nutrition, learning and safety of young children in Peru. The Foundation has been working in … Read More

Harvard executive program on scaling early childhood programs

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Demonstrating that a project benefits young children is one thing; delivering that model at scale, to benefit millions of children, presents different challenges altogether. The Foundation is working with Harvard … Read More

India's first smart and child friendly city

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Bhubaneswar, the capital of the Indian state of Odisha, is seeking to participate in India’s mission to create “smart cities”. The Foundation is working with the city government and India’s … Read More

Building Africa's first national pre-school system in Kenya

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In the 1970s, post-independence Africa focused more on primary education than pre-school. The Foundation worked with the government of Kenya to create a national pre-school system including curriculum, materials and … Read More

Improving nutrition and parenting skills through social enterprise

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School children in the Israeli towns of Hura and Migdal Ha'Emek are eating meals provided by the Al Sanabel catering company, a social enterprise set up with the Foundation’s support. Read More

Helping cities make informed decisions on child abuse

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For authorities to tackle child abuse effectively, they first need to know the extent of the problem and how well the existing approaches are working. The Foundation supported the Netherlands … Read More