Early Childhood Safe Spaces

Ukraine Emergency Response

As of March 2022, Early Starters International has established early childhood safe spaces – providing to the immediate needs of young Ukrainian children and their families, as well as continuing to support the long term needs of refugees.

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Ukraine Emergency Response

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…Children have perhaps been hardest hit by Russia’s unprovoked invasion with many losing parents or becoming victims themselves. Since hostilities began on February 24, 408 children have been killed and 750 wounded, according to the latest data provided to RFE/RL from the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).  Read More >>

Early Starters International


Young healthy eyes in ETHIOPIA

A health education program which trains educators and community leaders on the most effective ways to teach young children about Trachoma. Partners: NALA, Sight Savers, Light for the World, JDC

Early childhood education in the 21st century

Development of support tools and training for early childhood education professionals in the 21st century. Partners: JDC, Prodev

Refugee moms for early childhood in GREECE

Training mothers in refugee shelters, creating a space for young children in the refugee camp, and helping support moms to operate the space themselves. Partner: IsraAID

Future for children in Dzaleka refugee camp, MALAWI

Training for early educators and caregivers that encourages innovation, creativity, independence, problem solving, and joy in the classroom. Partners: Jesuit Refugee Services