News

The latest news about the Bernard van Leer Foundation, our partners and the issues we work on.

Hiring: Finance & Accounting Officer

Published January 16, 2023

We are looking for a highly organised professional to join our finance and operations team. Read more

Hiring: Programme Administrator Brazil

Published December 7, 2022

We looking for a talented professional to support all administrative tasks for the Foundation’s work in Brazil. Read more

Netherlands campaign aims to activate social networks around new parents

Published November 29, 2022

Come round with a hot meal, offer to take a baby’s older siblings out to the playground for an hour, or simply say: “you’re doing a great job”. Those are… Read more

Hiring: Programme Coordinator India (CLOSED)

Published November 10, 2022

We are looking for a Programme Coordinator India who is organised, able to solve challenges proactively and willing to collaborate with colleagues and partners to achieve the India-specific and global… Read more

Hiring: Executive Assistant to Chief Programme Officer (CLOSED)

Published November 10, 2022

We are hiring an Executive Assistant to support the Chief Programme Officer working in the Hague, to successfully implement the Foundation’s new programmatic strategy. Read more

Hiring: Senior Officer People & Culture (CLOSED)

Published November 3, 2022

We are looking for a caring and people-oriented professional to join our People & Culture team who will be responsible for planning and coordinating activities to maximise the strategic use… Read more

Hiring: Programme Coordinator - Global Displacement Portfolion (CLOSED)

Published October 18, 2022

We are looking for a solutions-oriented professional to join our team working on early childhood development in humanitarian contexts. Read more

Cities in Brazil celebrate Early Years Month

Published September 15, 2022

Last month was Early Years Month in Brazil. Out of the 24 cities that belong to Brazil’s Urban95 network, 21 participated in various activities. Building on the success of last… Read more

Parenting book launched in Jordan

Published September 8, 2022

Last month saw the launch of a new book on parenting in Jordan, supported by the Bernard van Leer Foundation along with The Kyan Project. The book, titled “Parenting –… Read more

India launches new parent-coaching campaign and app

Published August 29, 2022

Paalan 1000 is a new programme recently launched in India by the Ministry of Health and Welfare, with support from the Bernard van Leer Foundation. It aims to raise awareness… Read more