The Resource Scaling program investments for young children globally : evidence from Latin America and the Caribbean : summary of a joint workshop by the Institute of Medicine, the National Research Council, and Fundação Maria Cecilia Souto Vidigal, São Paolo, Deepali M. Patel and Sarah M. Tracey, rapporteurs ; Forum on Investing in Young Children Globally ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families ; Board on Global Health ; Institute of Medicine and National Research Council of the National Academies

Scaling program investments for young children globally : evidence from Latin America and the Caribbean : summary of a joint workshop by the Institute of Medicine, the National Research Council, and Fundação Maria Cecilia Souto Vidigal, São Paolo, Deepali M. Patel and Sarah M. Tracey, rapporteurs ; Forum on Investing in Young Children Globally ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families ; Board on Global Health ; Institute of Medicine and National Research Council of the National Academies

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Scaling program investments for young children globally : evidence from Latin America and the Caribbean : summary of a joint workshop by the Institute of Medicine, the National Research Council, and Fundação Maria Cecilia Souto Vidigal, São Paolo
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Scaling program investments for young children globally
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evidence from Latin America and the Caribbean : summary of a joint workshop by the Institute of Medicine, the National Research Council, and Fundação Maria Cecilia Souto Vidigal, São Paolo
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Deepali M. Patel and Sarah M. Tracey, rapporteurs ; Forum on Investing in Young Children Globally ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families ; Board on Global Health ; Institute of Medicine and National Research Council of the National Academies
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Summary
This report summarizes a joint workshop convened by the Institute of Medicine and National Research Council with Fundacao Maria Cecilia Souto Vidigal in November 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The workshop presentations and discussions highlighted efforts made to scale program investments across health, education, nutrition, and social protection that aim to improve children's developmental potential. Speakers explored four topics around scaling up program investments: impact, scalability, sustainability, and governance. Participants shared their experiences scaling up programs and implementing early childhood services into a comprehensive national policy. Scaling Program Investments for Young Children Globally synthesizes up-to-date evidence on effective programs and interventions in Latin America and other regions, including an account of their strengths and challenges. This report highlights the presentations and discussions of the event
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DNLM
Dewey number
362.7
Funding information
This activity was supported by contracts between the National Academy of Sciences and the Accordia Global Health Foundation; the Aga Khan Foundation (unnumbered); Autism Speaks (unnumbered award); the Bernard van Leer Foundation (222-2012-043); The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (OPP1084405); the Fraser Mustard Institute for Human Development; Grand Challenges Canada (unnumbered); the Inter-American Development Bank (unnumbered); the Jacobs Foundation (2013-1079); the National Institutes of Health--Fogarty International Center, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, and National Institute of Mental Health; Nestle Nutrition Institute (unnumbered); Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE); the Open Society Institute-Budapest Foundation (OR2013-10010); the Society for Research in Child Development (unnumbered); UNICEF (unnumbered); U.S. Agency for International Development; U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; U.S. Department of State (SAQMMA14M0612); Fundaȯ ̂Maria Cecilia Souto Vidigal (unnumbered); the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation (2013-9204); and the World Bank (unnumbered). The views presented in this publication do not necessarily reflect the views of the organizations or agencies that provided support for the activity
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Scaling program investments for young children globally : evidence from Latin America and the Caribbean : summary of a joint workshop by the Institute of Medicine, the National Research Council, and Fundação Maria Cecilia Souto Vidigal, São Paolo, Deepali M. Patel and Sarah M. Tracey, rapporteurs ; Forum on Investing in Young Children Globally ; Board on Children, Youth, and Families ; Board on Global Health ; Institute of Medicine and National Research Council of the National Academies
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Contents
Introduction -- No small matter: the importance of investing in young children globally -- Grand challenges for investing in young children globally -- Evidence of impact at scale -- Maintaining quality at scale -- Perspectives on governance -- Components of scaling and sustainability -- A way forward
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ocn928987792
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1 online resource (1 PDF file (xx, 66 pages))
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9780309374132
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