Looking Ahead: Opportunities to Improve and Expand High-Quality Early Childhood Services for All

Seventh Meeting: February 3 – February 5, 2016, Turin (Italy)

Learning Objectives

 
  • Identify the main learnings from previous Forum meetings and clarify key conclusions relevant to policymakers.

  • Examine different policy and funding approaches for high quality ECEC services, focused on the needs of children in poverty and children from a migrant background.

  • Identify clear approaches on how recommendations on serving a diverse public can be brought to implementation, with a focus on funding strategies and issues of accountability.

  • Examine the possibilities for high-level federal and EU policies and initiatives to inspire and influence national, regional and local policies.

  • Discuss the possible roles that philanthropic foundations can play to stimulate public and political support for inclusive ECEC policies and services.

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