CTs and early childhood development

cts-and-early-childhood-development_smlSub-Saharan African countries have the opportunity to leverage cash transfer programs to make crucial investments in their future economic and social success by supporting the youngest, and often most vulnerable, members of society. This section describes the importance of early childhood development, interventions used to improve early childhood development, how CTs can support countries’ early childhood development goals, and how early childhood-focused CTs have been used successfully in Sub-Saharan Africa and around the world. There is an also extensive section of reference information for those interested in delving further into this topic.