This Handbook includes justification for the importance of early childhood development policies and practices, a review of the legislative Framework in Bulgaria in this field, an analysis of the national and international early childhood education and care (ECEC) practices presented within the project framework, and key conclusions.
It is an output produced in the course of implementing the National Network For Children’s Exchange and cooperation for better welfare of children Project, No. BG051PO001-7.0.07-0086-C0001, financed under the Human Resources Development Operational Programme, grant scheme “Without Borders – Component 1”, Phase 2.
The activities involved are also directly related to the mission of the organization to work for strengthening and facilitating cooperation between similar non-governmental organisations and all stakeholders to guarantee the
rights of the child and child welfare.
The publication is meant primarily for a wide range of stakeholders, early childhood education and care professionals and practitioners being the main target group.