Toward a Fair Start for Children - Programming for Early Childhood Care and Development in the Developing World
Robert G. Myers
The Young Child and the Family Environment Project, 1990-95
Dr Robert Myers is Co-ordinator of the Consultative Group on Early Childhood Care and Development, New York. He has had extensive experience both in field work and research with the Ford Foundation and UNICEF. He is at present a member of the Scientific Advisory Group for UNESCO’s Young Child and the Family Environment Project.
In his work, Dr Myers has urged that the struggle to save children’s lives should not be dissociated from the effort to make those lives meaningful. His book, The Twelve Who Survive, providing a comprehensive perspective on early childhood programmes in the developing world, was published by Routledge of London in 1992.
The author is responsible for the choice and presentation of the facts contained in this book and for the opinions expressed therein, which are not necessarily those of UNESCO and do not commit the Organization.
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The Young Child and the Family Environment Project,
Document No ED-93/WS/23
Printed in 1993 in UNESCO’s workshop
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