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Together for Early Childhood Evidence

ECCE Knowledge Hub Strengthening and Capacity Building in Ethiopia

By: Dr. Menelik Desta, Executive Director of Ethiopia School Readiness Initiative USAID CATALYZE ECCE Together for Early Childhood Evidence (CATALYZE T4ECE) is an initiative implemented by Palladium through ECD Measure at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC). CATALYZE T4ECE convenes government officials, researchers, and other stakeholders interested in pre-primary data and measurement. The consortium […]

May 7, 2024

ECDM Newsletter, Apr 2024

The April 2024 issue of ECD Measure’s quarterly newsletter shares the official kick-off of our country-led research projects in Ethiopia, Liberia, Malawi, Rwanda, and South Africa. Other updates include the participation in the 2024 Comparative and International Education Society conference (CIES) by the CATALYZE T4ECE team, and more. Access the newsletter online Subscribe to receive the next […]

Apr 12, 2024

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Working Towards Building a National Integrated ECD Data Collection and Management System in Liberia

By: Dr. Cecelia Cassell, Dean of the William V.S. Tubman Teachers College at the University of Liberia USAID CATALYZE ECCE Together for Early Childhood Evidence (CATALYZE T4ECE) is an initiative implemented by Palladium through ECD Measure at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Learn more here. CATALYZE T4ECE convenes government officials, researchers, and other stakeholders […]

Apr 10, 2024

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ECDM Newsletter, Jan 2024

The January 2024 issue of ECD Measure’s quarterly newsletter shares the upcoming launch of CATALYZE ECCE T4ECE research projects in Ethiopia, Liberia, Malawi, Rwanda, and South Africa. Other updates include the South African CATALYZE T4ECE project kick-off, the upcoming CIES conference in March, ECD Measure’s 2023 year in review, and more. Access the newsletter online […]

Jan 17, 2024

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Building consensus on key early childhood indicators in South Africa

By: Colin Almeleh, Director of Knowledge, Information and Data Solutions (KiDS) at Ilifa Labantwana USAID CATALYZE ECCE Together for Early Childhood Evidence (T4ECE) is an initiative implemented by Palladium through ECD Measure at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Learn more here. USAID CATALYZE ECCE T4ECE (CATALYZE T4ECE) convenes government officials, researchers, and other stakeholders interested […]

Jan 10, 2024

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Harnessing Data to Increase Inclusivity and Accessibility in Education Systems

“In Kinyarwanda, inclusive education translates to ‘leaving no one behind.’” Cross-posted from USAID Africa Education Team Knowing how to correctly analyze and interpret data is crucial in building inclusive and accessible education systems for all learners. With the right data and analyses in hand, policymakers and practitioners can target gaps in the education system and […]

Dec 18, 2023

ECDM Newsletter, Sept 2023

The September 2023 issue of ECD Measure’s quarterly newsletter shares the official announcement of the start of Phase III of the Together for Early Childhood Evidence project in partnership with Palladium Group under the CATALYZE program. Other updates include a look at South Africa as a case study, the ripple effect of BEQI, and more. Access […]

Sep 14, 2023

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Announcing Phase 3: Together for Early Childhood Evidence 

Author: Dr. Abbie Raikes, Director, Center for Global Health and Development & Associate Professor, Founder of ECD Measure and T4ECE Team Leader I am happy to announce Phase 3 of USAID CATALYZE Together for Early Childhood Evidence (T4ECE): Consortium on Pre-primary Data and Measurement in Africa, implemented by Palladium through the University of Nebraska Medical […]

Sep 8, 2023

ECDM Newsletter, July 2023

The July 2023 issue of ECD Measure’s quarterly newsletter shares the continuation into Phase III of the Together for Early Childhood Evidence project in partnership with Palladium Group under the CATALYZE program. Other updates include the team’s participation in the Schools 2030 Global Forum and more. Access the newsletter online Subscribe to receive the next newsletter in […]

Jul 13, 2023

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Together for Early Childhood Evidence Continues to Next Phase

We are pleased to announce that Together for Early Childhood Evidence (T4ECE) will be continuing into a third phase through 2025. Originally convened in 2018, T4ECE has been promoting early childhood data and measurement in low- and middle-income countries. Since 2020, the ECD Measure Group at the University of Nebraska Medical Center has hosted T4ECE […]

Jul 12, 2023

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