Early Childhood Matters Sierra Leone

The Aims/Objectives:

• Facilitate and support the process of ensuring affordable quality early childhood education programs that affect the development and wellbeing of children and their families.
• Advocate for policies that ensure affordable, quality early childhood education in Sierra Leone.
• Create a forum to support members from early childhood programs.
• Promote and provide opportunities for professional development and certification programs for early childhood educators.
• Facilitate collaboration between various stakeholders including, early childhood educators, religious and faith based organizations, governmental organizations, civil society groups and business communities.

THE CAMPAIGN:

1. To increase public awareness about the importance of early childhood education.
2. To build support among stakeholders including public officials and governmental agencies to invest in early childhood education.
3. To advocate for best practices in early childhood education.
4. To create and implement parent educational programs.