This years International Step-by-Step Association conference was: Nurturing envrionments for the wellbeing of young children and their families.

The conference themes were:
1. Nurturing home environments for young children
2. Nurturing environments in services for young children
3. Nurturing environments for young children and their families in their communities/cities

A one-day preconference workshop was held on June 17, 2019. The workshop, called “The Nurturing Care Framework – Experiences to date and ways forward”, was organized by WHO, UNICEF ECARO and ISSA.

The conference drew heavily on the Nurturing Care Framework throughout the plenaries and concurrent sessions.

Related links:
The conference web page is here.
More about the conference here.