by Rebecca K. Sayre, Amanda E. Devercelli, Michelle J. Neuman et al.
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank, 2015
This study provides an overview of Bank investments in Early Childhood Development (ECD) from 2000-2013 within the Education, Health, Nutrition and Population, and Social Protection and Labor practices. A series of case studies are presented to highlight lessons learned to inform future Bank support to ECD and to promote better planning across sectors and regions. Finally, the study discusses recent new approaches to support ECD within the World Bank and in client countries.