World Bank report on early childhood interventions in developing countries

Published April 11, 2016

A new report by the World Bank’s Independent Evaluation Group comprehensively explores the strength of links between early childhood interventions and outcomes in later life, looking at 55 impact evaluations in 22 low- and middle-income countries. As summarised in this World Bank blog post, it confirms some assumptions while challenging others – and identifies gaps in the evidence base that need to be filled.