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NEWS - Keeping Preschoolers safe from Gender Stereotypes in Vietnam

A study by the government of Vietnam and the UN showed that more than half of women in Vietnam – 58 percent – had suffered domestic violence at least once in their lifetime, whether...

INTERVIEW - Lieve De Bosscher: ‘In Belgium, We need to address the Split System’

Blessed with the opportunity to speak face to face with so many people from our member organizations at the Annual Council meeting, we took the opportunity to sit down and ask how things...

NEWS - 'Prejudice against Roma can be Overcome,' experts say.

An international event held by TOY for Inclusion shared achievements and lessons learned over the past two years.

NEWS - Children Speak out on Children's Day

World Children’s Day is celebrated in an effort to promote awareness of children’s wellbeing and rights around the globe.


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TOY for Inclusion aims to promote active involvement of Romani and non-Romani communities in Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) services. “Toy libraries” and Intergenerational Learning (IGL) activities aim to improve ECEC services in communities in seven countries. By engaging Romani and non...

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Thematic focus

ISSA promotes professionalism and quality early childhood services for every child from birth to ten