The promotion of evidence-based policies for advancing the positive development of young children everywhere, is essential if we are to turn the tides of violence, affecting our world today. Emerging scientific knowledge about early childhood development in both developed and developing countries bears on international programs and policies that affect young children and families, focusing on the whole child.
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The goal is to promote evidence-based policies for advancing the positive development of young children everywhere, by bringing scientific knowledge about early child development to bear upon programs and policies that affect young children and families.
ARNEC is a network established to build strong partnerships across sectors and different disciplines, organizations, agencies and institutions in the Asia-Pacific region to advance the agenda on and investment in early childhood.