The Nurturing Care Framework for Early Childhood Development was launched by the World Health Organization, UNICEF and the World Bank Group, in collaboration with the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health and​ the Early Childhood Development Action Network, during the 71st World Health Assembly on 23 May 2018. more

The Framework was developed through a period of extensive consultation between July 2017 and March 2018, with partners and interested parties from all regions of the world. We received over 1,000 contributions from 111 countries!

There were 2 global online consultations and 8 in-person national or regional consultations.

First Online Consultation, January-February 2018
Summary of responses

Second Online Consultation, March 2018
Summary of responses
List of acknowledgements

Consultation timeline
List of face-to-face consultations