Inclusive Early Childhood Care and Education

This is a background paper prepared for the International Forum on inclusion and equity in education – every learner matters, held in Cali, Colombia in September 2019. Its objectives are to outline the rationale for working on inclusive early childhood care and education (ECCE) for the promotion of inclusion and equity, and to analyse the trends, achievements and challenges concerning inclusive ECCE.


Early Childhood Development and Early Learning for Children in Crisis and Conflict

This paper outlines the rationale for focusing new attention on the educational needs of young children living in fragile conditions is strong: there is a broad body of scientific evidence; the international legal framework of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child asserts that all children have the right to health, education, legal registration, and protection from violence and separation from parents, beginning at birth; and the Sustainable Development Goals for all will be not reached without a focus on the earliest years of life in crisis and conflict situations.

Global education monitoring report 2020: Inclusion and education: All means all

In line with its mandate, the 2020 GEM Report assesses progress towards Sustainable Development Goal 4 (SDG 4) on education and its ten targets, as well as other related education targets in the SDG agenda. The Report also addresses inclusion in education, drawing attention to all those excluded from education, because of background or ability. The Report is motivated by the explicit reference to inclusion in the 2015 Incheon Declaration, and the call to ensure an inclusive and equitable quality education in the formulation of SDG 4, the global goal for education.

Principes directeurs relatifs au déplacement de personnes à l'intérieur de leur propre pays

Francis M. Deng, le Représentant du Secrétaire général des Nations unies pour les personnes déplacées à l'intérieur de leur propre pays (1992-2004), a élaboré ces lignes directrices en 1998. Il s'agit d'un ensemble de 30 recommandations qui définissent qui sont les déplacés internes, décrivent le vaste ensemble de lois internationales existantes qui protègent les droits fondamentaux des personnes, et décrivent la responsabilité des États.

CMW - CIDE Observation générale conjointe No. 4 et 23 sur les obligations des États en matière de droits de l’homme des enfants dans le contexte des migrations internationales dans les pays d’origine, de transit, de destination et de retour

L'observation générale conjointe no 4 (2017) du Comité pour la protection des droits de tous les travailleurs migrants et des membres de leur famille et no 23 (2017) du Comité des droits de l’enfant rappelle les obligations des Etats en matière de protection des droits des enfants en situation de migration. Les paragraphes 59 à 62 encadrent les obligations des Etats relatives au droit à l'éducation.