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United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Chil

The United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) has just published General Comment No. 26 on children's rights and the environment with a special focus on climate change.

ARNEC harvests insights, good practices from Learn

The ARNEC Learning Forum in Cebu, Philippines on 9-11 August 2023 ended with cross-country sharing of context-responsive programs promoting multisectoral approaches to ECD; playful parenting and responsive caregiving, ECD and climate resilience; and ECD workforce and social and emotional learning, among others, in the Asia-Pacific region.

ARNEC, partners host learning forum in the Philipp

ARNEC held its first ever face-to-face learning forum post-pandemic in Cebu, Philippines on 9-11 August 2023.

The Straits Times’ OpEd on 24 June – Tiny Lungs, H

Our most vulnerable are also our most valuable. ARNEC was mentioned in The Straits Times’ OpEd on 24 JuneTiny Lungs, Hefty Price: Air pollution’s unequal burden on young children.



Latest Resources

Access the latest reports and resources to promote holistic and inclusive ECD.

Framework for Action: Young Children and Climate Change

This 2-pager highlights the impact of climate change and environmental degradation on young children across nurturing care components in the Asia Pacific context.

Falling Short: Addressing the Climate Finance Gap for Children

ECD Events

From Pollution to Solution: Clean Air for Young Children in Asia Pacific

In conjunction of the 7 September International Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies and the upcoming G20 Summit in India,

Diverse entry points for playful parenting programs: Learning from evidence-based design, delivery, and scale in Australia, Bhutan, and India

Cases and experiences of Plan Australia, Save the Children and the Ministry of Health in Bhutan, and Mobile Creches I

Harnessing Technology: a review of digital tools supporting parents and the early childhood workforce

ARNEC is pleased to invite you to the launch of the “Harnessing Technology: a review of digital tools support

Nurturing Care Framework (2018 to 2023): Reflections and Looking Forward

Join ECDAN for the launch of the Nurturing Care Framework Progress Report 2018-2023: Reflections and Looking Forward.

ECD Country Profile

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