CHS - Research and Projects

Assessing Processes and impact of Community-based early Childhood Development Interventions: Phase 2 of AKU's ECD Study 2001-02 (Bilal Iqbal)

This study aims to develop viable models of ECD programming in diverse communities in collaboration with community and Community based organisation partners. The research objectives for this study are to:

  • develop, test, and field trial materials and strategies for integrated ECD programming in poor urban and rural communities;
  • initiate regular monitoring of the health, growth, and psychosocial development of children through the development and testing of a parent- and facility-retained integrated Health, Growth, and Psychosocial Development Child Record Card; and
  • evaluate processes and impact on children, families, communities and existing service providers in communities

Funder: AKU URC