The latest news about the Bernard van Leer Foundation, our partners and the issues we work on.
Published today, the latest edition of Early Childhood Matters is a special issue to mark the 50th anniversary of the Bernard van Leer Foundation's first grant in early childhood. A… Read more
The Bernard van Leer Foundation has supported Foundation Center – a leading source of information about philanthropy worldwide – to create a map of early childhood development funding in East… Read more
In São Paulo in November 2014, the Institute of Medicine, National Research Council and Fundação Maria Cecilia Souto Vidigal held a workshop on Scaling Program Investments for Young Children Globally:… Read more
Bernard van Leer Foundation partner Children of Prisoners Europe (COPE) has just launched 800,000 Voices, a 2-minute animated film that illustrates the different experiences and reactions of children whose parents… Read more
"We will try to develop more partnerships with institutions that are capable of reaching hundreds of thousands or millions of children and where the nature of the relationship is more… Read more
The Global Child Development (GCDG) – a group of multidisciplinary early childhood development professionals involved in the scientific review, evaluation and dissemination of information on child development – has launched… Read more
'Hundreds of millions of children under the age of five worldwide are not reaching their full potential in cognitive development due to factors such as poverty, poor health, malnutrition and… Read more