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.