Join our webinar ‘Advances in early childhood development’

Published September 6, 2016

Early Childhood Matters is pleased to invite you to join the webinar ‘Advances in early childhood development’. Further to the newly-published edition of Early Childhood Matters, this webinar, moderated by Joan Lombardi, will feature brief presentations and Q&A opportunities with authors of articles in this edition:

  • The Early Childhood Workforce – a powerful force for scaling-up quality services for young children and their families
    – Mihaela Ionescu, Programme Director, International Step by Step Association (ISSA), the Netherlands
  • A call for public financing: innovative finance is welcome, but not enough
    – Vidya Putcha, Programme Officer, and Arjun Upadhyay, Senior Programme Associate, Results for Development Institute, USA
  • Measuring development in children from birth to age 3 at population level
    – Tarun Dua, Medical Officer, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, WHO; Dana Charles McCoy, Assistant Professor, Harvard Graduate School of Education, USA; Magdalena Janus, Associate Professor, Offord Centre for Child Studies, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neuroscience, McMaster University, Canada; and Maureen M. Black, Distinguished Fellow, RTI International and Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA.

The webinar will be held on 20 September 2016, from 15.00 – 16.00 hrs (CEST). If you are interested in joining, please register here (for free).