29.12.2006 - Natural Sciences Sector

Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) country profiles

© UNESCO/Jean O'SullivanA little girl at the Palace of Abomey, Benin

UNESCO International Bureau of Education (IBE) compiled country profiles on Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) for the 2007 “Strong Foundations” Report. The profiles contain various facts and figures such as the starting age of a country’s compulsory education, relevant legislation or information about parenting programmes.


Among SIDS, country profiles have been prepared for the following countries:

  • Bahrain (pdf)
  • Cape Verde (pdf)
  • Cuba (pdf)
  • Fiji (pdf)
  • Guyana (pdf)
  • Haiti (pdf)
  • Jamaica (pdf)
  • Kiribati (pdf)
  • Maldives (pdf)
  • Papua New Guinea (pdf)
  • Singapore (pdf)
  • Solomon Islands (pdf)
  • St Lucia (pdf)
  • British Virgin Islands (pdf)

Click here for further information on UNESCO’s ECCE work. 

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