Update on ILO guidelines on early childhood work

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“Review of the ILO policy guidelines on the promotion of decent work for ECE personnel’, is a recent the study was developed thanks to the collaboration between the Early Childhood Research Center at Dublin City University, OMEP WORLD and Education International. The authors were Colette Byerne, Mercedes Mayol Lassalle, Carolina Semmoloni and Mathias Urban

This report offers an analysis of the application of the ILO (2014) Policy Guidelines on the Promotion of Decent Work for ECE Personnel and provides recommendations for review. This review delves into the complexities of the Early Childhood Education (ECE) sector, exploring key dimensions and challenges. It addresses the multifaceted nature of ECE, the difficulties in applying standardized ILO Guidelines due to diverse environments, and the impact of public and non- state entities on global and national variations. The review underscores challenges in implementing ILO Guidelines for a diverse ECE workforce, particularly those beyond the reach of unions and, more specifically, teachers’ unions. It also highlights limitations in data and the urgent need for multi-sectoral and integrated data, as well as monitoring and evaluation strategies that are relevant for the complex ECE environment. 

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