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Enhancing Learning Outcomes for Children with Severe or Profound Disability – Pilot Results from Kenya

Fri, Jul 21, 2023 | 9:45 am

Our recent study shows that empowering parents to provide holistic caregiving improves learning outcomes for learners. Children with disabilities who receive early interventions are better prepared to enroll in school and with continued support from caregivers. In addition, using innovations such as the Activity Bank for Disabilities, which The Action Foundation developed in conjunction with […]

Advancing Nurturing Care Framework for Early Childhood Development

Wed, Jul 12, 2023 | 4:53 pm

From Policy and Evidence to Action, that is the theme of the 5th national Early Childhood Development (ECD) stakeholders’ to be held at Turkana University College from 17th to 19th July, 2023. The Early Childhood Development Network for Kenya in collaboration with Turkana County Government will be hosting the it. The action-oriented conference brings together practitioners, researchers, policymakers and participants drawn from national and the 47 county governments in Kenya, research institutions, civil society organizations, the private sector, donors, and the media.