News

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

Israel’s Magic Moments campaign works with HR departments to reach employees

Published August 31, 2021

The Magic Moments campaign in Israel is taking new directions with a new range of partners. Run by Hop!, a media channel for preschoolers, the campaign originally launched on TV… Read more

Share your favourite public places for babies and toddlers

Published August 12, 2021

The Celebrate Public Life campaign is an open call for urban residents around the world to tell stories about the public spaces they love and depend on. Read more

Lima transforms 12 public spaces with more to come

Published August 9, 2021

Lima is undergoing a transformation of public space. So far the municipal government has completed work in 12 previously neglected spaces in neighbourhoods across the city, with the Foundation’s support,… Read more

Brazilian platform shares inspirations for early years action in Latin America

Published July 23, 2021
Arbo ECD platform

After a call for proposals earlier this year, the Brazilian Institute of Architects (IAB) has selected more than 60 inspiring ideas focused on babies, children and their caregivers from all… Read more

Pé de Infância behaviour change campaign launches in Brazil

Published July 19, 2021

In partnership with behaviour change specialists Allma Hub Criativo, Pé de Infância provides the Urban95 Network of partner cities in Brazil with a toolkit of communication materials and strategies to… Read more

New study presents ways to improve urban mobility in early years

Published July 8, 2021

In order to deeply understand the relationship between urban mobility and the main aspects that impact early childhood development and the quality of life of babies, toddlers and their caregivers,… Read more

Hiring: apply to be our Programme Coordinator the Netherlands (CLOSED)

Published June 29, 2021

We are seeking a Programme Coordinator in the Netherlands, who facilitates the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the Bernard van Leer Foundation's activities and investments in the country and its… Read more

Hiring: apply to be our Lead, Learning to Scale (CLOSED)

Published June 24, 2021

To document our work and share our learnings, the Bernard van Leer Foundation is looking for a sharp, organized and a curiosity driven expert to join our team as the… Read more

Hiring: India Programme Coordinator (CLOSED)

Published June 9, 2021

We are seeking a Programme Coordinator in India, who facilitates the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the Bernard van Leer Foundation's investments in the country and its impact on policies… Read more

Hiring: apply to be our Urban95 Officer (CLOSED)

Published June 4, 2021

We are seeking a mission driven Urban95 Officer to join our Knowledge for Policy team. Read more about the role and how you can apply. Read more