by Rebecca K. Sayre, Amanda E. Devercelli, Michelle J. Neuman et al.
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank, 2015
The book summarizes trends in operational and analytical investments in early childhood, including lending and trust funded operations at the country, regional, and global levels. A series of case studies are presented to highlight lessons learned to inform future Bank support to Early Childhood Development (ECD) and to promote better planning across sectors and regions. Trends in analytical and advisory activities are also discussed, including economic sector work, technical assistance, partnership activities, impact evaluations, programmatic approaches, and knowledge products.