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By: Deepa Grover, Former Regional Adviser – Early Childhood Development, UNICEF Europe and Central Asia Regional Office in Geneva The Roma Early Childhood Inclusion (RECI) initiative was unique… It was one of a kind at the time in 2009. RECI was the brainchild of the European offices of The Open Society Foundations, UNICEF and the Roma …

ISSA and the host organizations of the 11 National REYNs have engaged in a new joint project called Inclusion and Equity for Roma children and families – The Romani Early Years Network (REYN). During the next two years, they will work together to support the early childhood development of all Roma children (from birth to …

How to make Europe’s labour markets a place for all – this was the topic for discussion during the online event organized by the Romani Early Years Network (REYN) and ERGO Network on 7 October 2020. The networks hosted a virtual human library, where Roma professionals from Italy, Scotland, Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria, Belgium and …

As the COVID-19 pandemic lingers and activities continue to occur in online spaces, TOY for Inclusion is taking advantage of this movement online to showcase some of the most influential and crucial voices of the TOY for Inclusion project. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve shared updates on the work of partners involved in the …

The TOY for Inclusion project has been active for four years in eight different EU countries, successfully showcasing the effectiveness of non-formal, community-based early childhood education and care services in providing meaningful support to (vulnerable) families and young children. Following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, the TOY Play Hubs were forced to close their …

It’s Monday morning and soon the Ex Fienile will be buzzing with families coming to play in their mobile Play Hub. But for the families, the experience will be much more than play. Since the end of September 2020, this mobile Play Hub is open two days a week in the Ex Fienile Play Hub’s …