SADC, REPSSI and the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund, take pleasure in announcing the 2011 Regional Forum on Psychosocial Support. This is an opportunity for sharing, learning and collaborating for all of us who are involved in psychosocial support (PSS) for vulnerable children and youth in East and Southern Africa. it is also an important opportunity to learn about the regional Minimum Package of Services for OVC&Y and Psychosocial Support Framework being developed by SADC with support from REPSSEI and UNICEF.
Untapped potential: Working with youth to meet their sexual and reproductive health needs in humanitarian emergencies April 19 -21st
Health and Education: An Inter-sectoral Approach to Early Childhood Development (ECD) in the Developing World - Washington DC, April 11 2011
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The Early Child Development Initiative at the Brookings Institution invites you to the second in a series of four meetings dedicated to the issue of early childhood across sectors of U.S. development assistance. The first meeting focused on education strategies based on the newly released World Bank publication, Investing in Young Children: An Early Childhood Development Guide for Policy Dialogue and Project Preparation, with implications for cross-sector coordination.
Virology Education is proud to announce the 3rd International workshop on HIV Pediatrics, which will be held in Rome, Italy on 15-16 of July 2011, preceding the 6th International AIDS Society meeting. While progress has been made in HIV research and the availability of new drugs among HIV-infected adults, there is a large group that does not profit optimally from the progress made and that is the group of infants and children infected with HIV. For more information and to apply please see the link here.
The Early Child Development Initiative at the Brookings Institution invites you to a lunch workshop on the topic of Early Child Development and its role in the broader human development agenda of U.S. development assistance. This meeting will be introduced by Rosemary Fennell, on loan to the PL 109-95 Secretariat from the U.S. Department of Education, and chaired by Joan Lombardi, Deputy Assistant Secretary and Inter-Departmental Liaison for Early Childhood Development, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
The meeting will feature an overview of the new Early Childhood Development Guide for Policy Dialogue and Project Preparation, a recent publication of the World Bank, followed by a moderated discussion of methods for addressing the needs of early childhood across sectors of global development.
This is the first in a series of four meetings dedicated to the issue of early childhood across sectors in U.S. development assistance. This first meeting will focus on the sector of education, followed by subsequent meetings focused on the sectors of health and social protection, and a final coordination meeting to discuss a cross-sector strategy for early childhood in U.S. development assistance.
Date: February 1, 2011
Time: 12:30pm - 2pm
Location: Saul-Zilkha Room
The Brookings Institution
1775 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington DC