“I feel a great connection with my daughter, but today, I learned a little more" Jhovanny, father

During the first years of life, the brain develops at an accelerated rate that will never be repeated. It is a critical stage for the development of learning and basic skills fundamental for the lifespan.

Alejandra Pocaterra, Communication Officer
A girl and her mother during the practical activities of the Care for Child Development programme supported by UNICEF in the San Agustín community in Caracas, Venezuela, on 14 March 2023.
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03 October 2023