14 Dec 2022
From most vulnerable to most valuable: A scoping study to put young children at the heart of climate actions and environmental protection
This webinar, hosted by ARNEC, will formally launch ‘From most vulnerable to most valuable: A scoping study to put young children at the heart of climate actions and environmental protection’.
The “Health systems for early child development” initiative and its related website offer a one-stop-shop for curated contemporary, evidence-based guidance, resources, and expertise on improving the quality of health care for young children in Europe and Central Asia.
06 Dec 2022
Asia webinar series on supporting parents and caregivers — Webinar 2: Working groups on specific topics
A coalition of partners including WHO, UNICEF, Parenting for Lifelong Health, the Early Childhood Development Action Network, and the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children, came together in May 2021 to launch the Global Initiative to Support Parents. On December 6 2022, ARNEC will host this second webinar in a series to support country-led efforts around specific topics.
30 Nov 2022
Supporting children with feeding difficulties and disabilities in nutrition programs: Tools for action
Join US-Aid Advancing Nutrition for the launch of the “Feeding and disability resource bank”, and learn more about the importance of addressing feeding difficulties and how this new resource can help nutrition programs become more inclusive.
An overview of the general components of multisectoral ECD monitoring, evaluation and reporting systems, including interagency agreements; official policy/regulatory documents to establish these systems; selection of SDG, regional and national-level indicators; creation of multisectoral databases; and linking data reports to participatory ECD policy planning and annual budget and programme planning and reporting.
This event will highlight the need to address poverty and social exclusion in early childhood, and discuss ways in which the European Child Guarantee can ensure that all children in Europe, especially the most marginalised, can have access to quality services and nurturing care from their earliest years.
29 Nov 2022
Mother and child mental health
This webinar, hosted by Global Mental Health Action Network, will highlight key findings from the WHO’s latest guide on perinatal mental health and will convene a panel of experts to discuss the importance of integrating mental health in maternal and child health services.
24 Nov 2022
Asia webinar series on supporting parents and caregivers — Webinar 1: Evidence, mapping and country case studies
A coalition of partners including WHO, UNICEF, Parenting for Lifelong Health, the Early Childhood Development Action Network, and the Global Partnership to End Violence Against Children, came together in May 2021 to launch the Global Initiative to Support Parents. On November 24 2022, ARNEC will host the first webinar in a series to support country-led efforts.
This webinar was built on a joint initiative between the Harvard Center on the Developing Child and the ECD regional networks to help ECD champions understand, communicate and apply the science of child development to improve policies and programs for young children and their families.
The Aoteroa/New Zealand framework “Te Pā Harakeke: Nurturing care in the first 1000 days” outlines fundamental principles and recommendations to improve service delivery for vulnerable pēpi (babies/young children) in the first 1000 days. People from across the health, social and community sector who work with pēpi and their whānau (extended families) were invited to attend this webinar, run by Te Wai Pounamu Child Health Alliance.