Since its creation in 1988, IECD
has developed recognized expertise in three key areas: vocational training and professional integration support for small businesses, access to education and healthcare for
Finally, King says two IECD
initiatives really picked up definition and momentum during the year.
It has also identified a number of gaps, which needed to be addressed to positively influence attitudes to introduce the IECD approach at community level.
Sagnia's work on psychosocial care in communities in The Gambia will be used to further enrich the training materials prepared by UNICEF in that country, which aim to promote IECD by working with communities and integrating state of the art knowledge on childhood development with the indigenous knowledge of communities, building on positive practices and helping to fill gaps in knowledge or understanding.
Gigerich and IECD
are working to develop an urban medical research park in downtown Indianapolis.
Major organization : IECD
(INSTITUTE EUROPEeEN COOPEeRATION ET DEeVELOPPEMENT-EUROPEAN INSTITUTE COOPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT)
Additionally through its partnerships with CARE and the IECD
, Cargill is improving access to healthcare, drinking water and renovating schools in 10 communities in San Pedro and Daloa.
In December of 2001, at a consultative meeting held in The Hague, the discussions "led to expressions of interest for support to draft IECD
Policies on the part of three Francophone countries: Burkina Faso, Mauritania, and Senegal" (Vargas-Baron, February 29, 2004, p.