Towards Young Children Thriving: Addressing the Intersectoral Challenges to Promote Child Development

Nov 2, 2015 |

"Nutrition interventions may need to be in place throughout and beyond the first 1,000 days in order to leverage the window of opportunity from conception to age 2 and achieve sustained effects beyond early childhood."  -- Later Impacts of Early Childhood Interventions: A Systematic Review

Join World Bank Group President Dr. Jim Kim alongside a panel of distinguished experts and researchers who will discuss recent work by the World Bank's Independent Evaluation Group on early childhood development, including whether the 1000 days approach is enough to promote lasting impacts on nutrition outcomes later in life.