The latest news about the Bernard van Leer Foundation, our partners and the issues we work on.
Canadian Government-funded “Saving Brains” research finds: Babies exclusively breastfed to six months old half as likely to have later conduct disorders; Enriched play/stimulation to age 2 creates brighter 4-year-olds. Read more
The 2016 edition of the Bernard van Leer Foundation’s journal, Early Childhood Matters, was launched today by guest editor Joan Lombardi at the Forum on Investing in Young Children Globally… Read more
Read the newest post on the Bernard van Leer Foundation blog, written by our Senior Advisor Joan Lombardi (written for NAEYC), about the fact that the early childhood workforce has… Read more
Foundation partner Humara Bachpan has won the 2016 Hero Award for Best Youth Act. The Hero Awards are an initiative of the "One Billion Acts of Peace" campaign, supported by… Read more
The Beginning of Life documents the lives of young children and their families across the world to help shine a light on the significance of the early years, and how… Read more