Start with Children Summit

Start with Children Summit

Start with Children Summit | THE BRATISLAVA SUMMIT 2024

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A place designed with children’s health in mind benefits all residents. It’s safe, inclusive, and great for physical and mental health. And a city that remains attractive to future generations will be better equipped to face demographic, economic, and climate challenges.

Date: 12-12-2023

REYN Study: stimulating data-informed decisions for young Roma children in Europe

In 2023, REYN focused on working with key stakeholders in Europe to stimulate for policy action to improve the status of young Roma children and their families.

Date: 04-10-2023

ISSA Member pilots promising Nurse-Family Partnership home visiting program in Bulgaria

ISSA Member Trust for Social Achievement pursues national implementation of home visiting program following positive local pilots in key Bulgarian cities.

Date: 22-05-2023

ISSA Welcomes a New member: CEF “School for All”, Kazakhstan

CEF “School for All” hopes to collaborate and build partnerships, share the information, promote good practices, design and apply joint proposals to the international organizations.

Date: 15-03-2023

First Years, First Priority Campaign coalition makes the case for an integrated early childhood system in Bulgaria

On behalf of the First Years, First Priority national campaign coalition, ISSA Member, For Our Children Foundation urged the Bulgarian government to focus on developing an integrated system for ECEC.

Date: 06-03-2023

Integrating support for ECD and nurturing care in primary health care

ISSA Member Centro per la Salute del Bambino, presents practical approaches to integrating nurturing care in Italy’s primary health care services.

Date: 13-01-2023

New tool empowers school leaders to develop inclusive school cultures

A new tool focused on empowering Continuous Professional Development (CPD) for school leadership to create inclusive school cultures was recently released through the HEAD: Empowering School Principals for Inclusive School Culture project.

Launch of Health Systems for Early Child Development Initiative

Launch of Health Systems for Early Child Development Initiative

Health care systems are well-trusted and far-reaching. Their access to young children and their families in the most critical years for optimal brain development provides a unique opportunity to support caregivers for nurturing care, which includes care for the child's health, safety and security, responsive Interactions, learning and stimulation, and identification of and support for children at risk of developmental difficulties to develop to their full potential. 

Date: 12-09-2022

ISSA contributes to European Commission’s proposal on revision of the Barcelona Targets

The proposed revision to the Barcelona targets aims to close the gender employment gap, while enhancing the social and cognitivdevelopment of children — particularly those in vulnerable situations or from disadvantaged backgrounds.