Early Childhood Peace Consortium launches brief on early childhood development's role in preventing conflict

A recent brief from Early Childhood Peace Consortium (ECPC), shows that ECD can aid in the prevention conflict and sustain peace.

Research is quite clear on the fact that investing in early childhood development (ECD) brings high returns on investment. A recent brief from Early Childhood Peace Consortium (ECPC), shows that it can also prevent conflict and sustain peace. The brief shows the societal risks, such as toxic stress and malnutrition, result from a lack of ECD services. It also highlights how ECD services help societies avoid conflict situations. 

ECD services are also interlinked with the sustainable development goals, the brief points out. Find the brief at the website