The Regional Conference "Investing in Early Childhood Care and Development: Facts, Opportunities and Challenges", organized by the "Save and Children" organization, has been held today in cooperation with the Ministry of Education Science and Technology.
The conference is aimed at sharing best practices on the importance of concrete investment in early childhood care and development, between policy makers and central and local service providers.
Deputy Minister of MLSW Mr. Vesel Makolli attended the conference, who informed the participants that MLSW, in accordance with its responsibilities, has drafted the legal infrastructure for the protection of children in the state of social needs, has drafted bylaws for better implementation of laws to implement social services, and is completing minimum standards for the provision of social and family services in Republic of Kosova.
Mr. Makolli also announced about the joint MLSW process with the Ministry of Health, which is a pilot project for the protection of mothers and children up to the age of three and the provision of home-based services.
The Deputy Minister expressed the willingness of MLSW for further cooperation in the field of early childhood care and development through initiatives, projects and various initiatives.