Manual on Early Childhood Development and Education for Children with Disabilities
Early Childhod Development
Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (OSISA).
SAFOD implemented a project for three years called “Building Disabled Peoples Organizations' Capacity in Promoting Inclusion in Early Childhood Development and Education within CBR Programs in Southern Africa”. The project aimed to ensure inclusive early childhood development and education (ECDE) for children with disabilities within community based rehabilitation programmes. The project is being implemented in Lesotho, Mozambique and Zambia. This manual was designed to assist the project staff understand ECDE and the role of CBR in enhancing access to inclusive education by children with disabilities. The manual was simplified for the project staff that is already conversant with disability issues.