Distribution of Early Childhood Development Programs in the CEI Database

ECED Programs Across CEI Approaches

Every program in CEI is categorized into one of five main approaches. Read more about our approach classifications here. Please note that many projects work across multiple approaches, so may show up in one or more approaches.

Financing: 1
Delivery: 61
Policy & Analysis: 5
School Support: 87
Student Support: 90

ECED Programs Around the World

View the geographic distribution of ECED-focused programs.

ECED Key Indicators

As programs are added to our database, we collect several points of information about their program models. Here are a few of the salient indicators for education programs. These indicators cover the target audience and education level of ECED programs, how the programs are funded, and where they are located.

Individuals with disabilities: 14
Displaced individuals: 11
Nomadic communities: 7
Out-of-school children: 28
Orphans and vulnerable children: 46
Other: 21
Linguistic minorities: 5
Racial minorities: 3
Religious minorities: 4
Ethnic minorities: 8
Donor: 87
Own funds: 24
Loans: 1
Government: 2
Community funded: 5
For-profit: 11
Not-for-profit: 117
Hybrid (for-profit/not-for-profit): 4
Early childhood: 98
Pre-primary: 98
Primary: 63
Lower secondary: 25
Upper secondary: 14
Post-secondary non-tertiary: 9
Short-cycle tertiary: 4
Master/doctoral or equivalent: 1
Rural: 86
Peri-Urban: 63
Urban: 76

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