Ninety percent of a child’s brain development happens during the first five years. This is a critical period, not only because it lays the foundation on which all later learning, behaviour and health depend, but also because it determines the trajectory of a child’s life.
Increase in matric pass rate.
Increase in employable workforce.
Investing in young children is one of the most effective ways of overcoming the challenges facing our society today. Creating access to a high-quality play-based ECD programme for children living in poverty contributes to improving their intellectual and social development, their school success, and ultimately their employability and economic performance as adults.
Decrease in poverty cases.
Reduction in crime rates.
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